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Shearers, The

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS1111

ISBN: 0170058840

Condition: Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1470gms, 416pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is the first history of that independent army of men who tramped the great shearing routes of the outback. Book is in good condition with only mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout and mild soiling to the page edges. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows some sun fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may uncur additional postage. View more info

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Shearers, The

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Thomas Nelson Australia: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS449

ISBN: 0170058840

Condition: Good


Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1470gms, 416pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is the first history of that independent army of men who tramped the great shearing routes of the outback. Book is in good condition with only mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout and mild soiling to the page edges. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows some very light sun fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may uncur additional postage. 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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All Guts and No Glory: The Story of a Long Tan Warrior

By: Buick, Bob; McKay, Gary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St Leonards, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO47

ISBN: 1865082740

Condition: Fair


Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 251 pages. Platoon Sergeant Bob Buick- decorated with the Military Medal for bravery for his actions during the Battle of Long Tan- tells in vivid and enthralling detail the story of his tour of Vietnam. Book is in fair condition with mild general wear and tear, front cover is slightly creased and is beginning to pull from the spine, mild page discolouration to most pages, stains from sticky tape on inside covers and endpaper. Book is ex-library therefore it has library stamp on endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual ... View more info

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Battle Scars: A Soldier's Strategy for Fighting Cancer

By: Carr, Matthew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edgecliff, NSW, Australia, Jane Curry Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS329

ISBN: 0980812909

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 328gms, 272 pages. Major Matthew Carr is a professional soldier who has served in Iraq and Afghanistan. When faced with a cancerous invasion of his body, Matthew used the expert training he learnt in the Australian Army as a strategy to wage his own fierce and relentless battle with an enemy force. Book is in very good with only mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Military Aviation: Australia's Heritage in Stamps

By: Clayton, Mark

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Australia Post: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR12

ISBN: 0642234876

Condition: As New


Laminated hardcover with pictorial boards, First Edition, 400gms, 40 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This book accompanies the Australian Post Stamp issue Military Aviation which features aircraft from the RAAF, RAN and the Army. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear, 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 them all! View more info

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Australian Background: A Course in Social Studies

By: Commonwealth Office of Education

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Royal Australian Army Educational Corps: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS588

Condition: Good


Hardcover with orange/tan illustrated cloth boards, reprint, 386gms, 199 pages, no dust jacket. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Fifty Years of the Royal Australian Armoured Corps

By: Handel, Paul

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Royal Australian Armoured Corps Memorial and Army Tank Museum Publication: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS392

Condition: Fair to Good


Soft cover, first edition, 390g, 100pgs, signed by author on title page. Traces the history of the Royal Australian Armoured Corps at the time of its 50th anniversary. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate 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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Captives: Australian Army Nurses in Japanese Prison Camps

By: Kenny, Catherine

Price: $30.00

Publisher: St Lucia, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO209

ISBN: 0702219266

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 184gms, 173 pages. 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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Story of Victoria Barracks, The: From Sydney Cove to Paddington Hill

By: Kreckler, John F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paddington, Australia, Army Museum Society: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISAUS406

ISBN: 0646135570

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 192gms, 102 pgs, signed by author on title page. 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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18 Hours: The True Story of an SAS War Hero

By: Lee, Sandra

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Pymble, NSW, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR200

ISBN: 0732282462

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint, 556gms, 316 pages. Jock Wallace's fight to survive against Al Qaeda in Afghanistan. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Internal text block is coming away from the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australia in the War of 1939-1945: The Final Campaigns (Volume 7)

By: Long, Gavin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australia, Australian War Memorial: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO63

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,025gms 667 pages, blank endpapers. This is Series one: Army; Volume: 7: The Final Campaigns. This seventh and final volume in the army series of the Australian official history describes the operations of the First Australian Army in 1944-1945 in Bougainville, New Britain and Australian New Guinea, where about 170,000 Japanese were isolated; and of the well-armed and well-supported 7th and 9th Divisions in Borneo in the last great Allied offensive of the war. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and ... View more info

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Australians At War: A Pictorial History

By: MacDougal, A.K

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Noble Park, Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2002

Edition: Revised Expanded Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS15

ISBN: 1865038652

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, Revised expanded edition, first published as ANZACS: Australians at War in 1991, 1100gms, 360 pages, This richly illustrated book chronicles the battles and actions fought by Australian soldiers, sailors and airmen- from the first campaigns of the ANZACS (Australian New Zealand Army Corps) on Gallipoli and in France- where they were described as the 'finest fighters the world has ever seen'- through the Second World War to the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam, and to their recent service in the cause of peace in Somalia, Cambodia, The Persian Gulf, Timor and Afghanistan. Book is in g... View more info

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Amazing SAS, The: The Inside Story of Australia's Special Forces

By: McPhedran, Ian

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR160

ISBN: 073227981X

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 590gms, 349 pages. This book provides insight into the way Australia's SAS soldiers are selected and trained, and reveals details about deployments to East Timor, the Tampa Crisis, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a medium sized pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside back of the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Diggers: The Australian Army, Navy and Air Force in Eleven Wars: From 1860 to 1994

By: Odgers, George

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Lansdowne Publishing: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS78

ISBN: 1863023852

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, second edition, 1,800gms, 544 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This book is a tribute to the service men and women of the past and the warriors and peacekeepers of the present in the Australian Army, Navy and Air Force. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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ARMY Australia: An Illustrated History

By: Odgers, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, Australia, Child & Associates Publishing Pty Ltd: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARLAN1

ISBN: 0867770619

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 1,600gms, 280 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. Army Australia: An Illustrated History is the fascinating account of the vital role played by the Army in the military defence of Australia both in this country and in wars beyond our shores. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, message to previous owner on first page. Dust jacket is in fair condition with mild shelf wear, several tears with the longest being approximately 1 inch long, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Jungle Circus, A: Memories of Vietnam

By: Towers, Mike

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St Leonards, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARVIE42

ISBN: 1864489170

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 258gms, 234 pages. In 1968 Mike Towers was conscripted into the Australian Army and found himself in Vietnam. This is his story of his 24 months in the army and its aftermath. Despite the seriousness of his situation, the humour of the Aussie digger shines through. This is a humourous, compassionate portrait of Australian soldiers and their total irreverence which helped them to cope with the realities of war and their homecomning. Book is in good with general wear and tear and moderate to heavy age-related page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other p... View more info

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Song in the Desert, A

By: Williams, R. M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST196

ISBN: 0207198322

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 478gms, 201 pages, red endpapers. This is the story of the three years that R M Williams spent travelling the desert with Salvation Army preachers, William Wade and A Cockney, to bring Christianity to the people of the desert. In an extraordinary collection of reminiscences, R M Williams explores a different slice of outback Australian history. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen inscriptions that has been blocked out with liquid paper o... View more info