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Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler

By: Allen, Martin

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 2006

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO181

ISBN: 0786717084

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black and red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US edition, 634gms, 302 pages. An intriguing look at the last two years of the Third Reich, Heinrich Himmler's covert attempt at peace, and Churchill's elaborate ruse to use him against the Nazi High Command. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front endpaper has been removed. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear contact and stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved mar... View more info

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Destroyer Man

By: Alliston, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richmond, (Vic) Australia, Greenhouse Publications Pty Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS55

ISBN: 0909104816

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 400gms, 188 pages, illustrated endpapers. John Alliston's modest yet evocative account of naval warfare reveals his deep and passionate love of destroyers, their lean, elegant lines and enormous power. Book is in good condition with very little general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, some minor tears to cover no longer than an inch long, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl By Aman

By: Aman; Barnes, Virginia Lee; and Boddy, Janice

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAFR1

ISBN: 0747520224

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 270gms, 349 pages. Aman takes the reader beyond the headlines of a war-torn country to tell the true story of what life is like for a woman in Somalia. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl By Aman

By: Aman; Barnes, Virginia Lee; and Boddy, Janice

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAFR100

ISBN: 0747520224

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 270gms, 349 pages. Aman takes the reader beyond the headlines of a war-torn country to tell the true story of what life is like for a woman in Somalia. 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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Great Decision, The: The Secret History of the Atomic Bomb

By: Amrine, Michael

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: London, England, William Heinemann Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARGUN28

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 344gms, 251 pages. This book covers the 116 crucial days in office of Truman before making the decision to drop the bomb on Hiroshima. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear and chipping. Inside front page shows a small stamp from a previous owner, 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  $16.00

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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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  $20.00

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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Live From the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad

By: Arnett, Peter

Price: $30.00  $24.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1994

Edition: First US Hardcover Edition

Seller ID: WAR90

ISBN: 0671755862

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US hardcover edition (leatherbound first edition was published by The Easton Press at an earlier date), 824gms, 463pgs. Peter Arnett is undeniably the dean of his generation's war correspondents, a breed apart. This book covers his journalistic career over thirty-five years in the world's war zones. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 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  $8.00

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 condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Unscathed

By: Ashby, Major Phil.

Price: $12.00  $9.60

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pan Books: 2003

Edition: First Pan Books Edition

Seller ID: WAR24

ISBN: 0330491474

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Pan Books Edition, 200gms, 339 pages. On 6 May 2000 Major Phil Ashby's mission as a UN Peacekeeper in war-ravaged Sierra Leone was brought to a violent end. Book is in good condition with very mild wear and tear, writing from previous owner inside front cover and page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. 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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Unscathed

By: Ashby, Major Phil.

Price: $12.00  $9.60

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pan Books: 2003

Edition: First Pan Books Edition

Seller ID: WAR77

ISBN: 0330491474

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Pan Books Edition, 200gms, 339 pages. On 6 May 2000 Major Phil Ashby's mission as a UN Peacekeeper in war-ravaged Sierra Leone was brought to a violent end. Book is in good condition with very mild wear and tear, light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. 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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Unscathed

By: Ashby, Major Phil.

Price: $12.00  $9.60

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pan Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR131

ISBN: 0330491474

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 200gms, 339 pages. On 6 May 2000 Major Phil Ashby's mission as a UN Peacekeeper in war-ravaged Sierra Leone was brought to a violent end. Book is in good condition with very mild wear and tear, light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Real Bravo Two Zero, The: The Truth Behind Bravo Two Zero

By: Asher, Michael

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Co: 2003

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: WAR39

ISBN: 0304365548

Condition: Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 150gms, 259 pages. This is the truth on the now-famous SAS eight-man patrol that landed behind enemy lines In Iraq during the Gulf War. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise 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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World War 3.0: Microsoft and Its Enemies

By: Auletta, Ken

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Profile Books: 2001

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: BUSGEN9

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First UK Edition, 780gms, 436 pages. This book chronicles the fierce conflict between Microsoft and the United States Government over the alleged stifling of compeition and innovation on a broad scale. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and some fading to front cover, otherwise 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 f... View more info

Image for Bradman to Border: A History of Australia- Engliand Test Matches from 1946

Bradman to Border: A History of Australia- Engliand Test Matches from 1946

By: Australian Broadcasting Corporation (eds)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, ABC Enterprises: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOCRI4

ISBN: 0642530718

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Reprint, 400gms, 237 pages. This book contains accounts by all Australia's great captains since the end of World War 2. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, message to previous owner on title page, otherwise 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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Rebellion or Revolution?: England from Civil War to Restoration

By: Aylmer, G.E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR58

ISBN: 0192892126

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 222gms, 274 pages. A history of England between 1640 and 1660. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throguhout, otherwise 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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Exploring the Bismarck

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $14.00  $11.20

Publisher: Kent, UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA20

ISBN: 0340549076

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 528g, 64pgs, illustrated endpapers. The real-life quest to find Hitler's greatest battleship. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, 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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Lost Ships of Guadalcanal, The: Exploring the Ghost Fleet of the South Pacific

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $24.00  $19.20

Publisher: St Leonards, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA26

ISBN: 186373533X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue cloth boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1265g, 227pgs, illustrated 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. Dust jacket shows a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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  $16.00

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 good condition 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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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton

Price: $50.00  $40.00

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 to corners and edges. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper, otherwise no other... View more info