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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 condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwi... View more info

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Aviation: An Illustrated History

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Orbis Publishing Limited: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000016

ISBN: 0856135194

Condition: Very Good


Second/Revised Edition, Hardcover, DJ with blue boards, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, 352pp incl. index, heavy weight, 150 colour/330 b&w illustrations plus 25 drawings. Contents includes: The Wrights brother's achievement; The early machines; 1909: The year of Rheims; Higher and Faster; World War 1; Postwar retrenchment; New technology; The Schneider trophy; The distance flights; Birth of the airliner; Preparations for war; World War II; The jet age; The helicopter; The civil aviation boom; The future; and Index to aircraft.This is a very good tight copy, DJ is in great condition with o... View more info

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Modern Combat Aircraft

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, England, Winchmore Publishing Services: 1984

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WARAIR39

ISBN: 0711203369

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1325g, 192pgs. This is an essential reference book containing information and technical specifications on some 240 aircraft, with over 200 photographs in colour and black and white. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear. Dj has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Encyclopedia of Air Warfare, The

By: Chant, Christopher; Davis, John; Gunston, Bill; Umble, Richard; and Macintyre, Capt Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Ure Smith P/L: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000824

ISBN: 0725402261

Condition: Good


Hardcover with light blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1360gms, 256 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book is the most dynamic and comprehensive volume yet compiled on the complete history of war in the air. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks and tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Life on the Line: True Stories of Vietnam Air Combat Told by the Men Who Lived

By: Chinnery, Phillip. D

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Blandford Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARVIE14

ISBN: 0713719478

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 604gms, 256 pages, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discoloration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good self wear with minor scuffing and shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Life on the Line: True Stories of Vietnam Air Combat Told by the Men Who Lived

By: Chinnery, Phillip. D

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Arrow Books Limited: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARVIE8

ISBN: 0099697408

Condition: Good


Paperback, Reprint, 150gms, 297 pages plus index. Three dozen airmen tell the stories of their private war: Tales of machines and men, luck and disaster, both tragic and funny, hair-raising and poignant. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, mild discolorations to the page edges, stamp from previous bookseller on title page, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Girl in the Picture, The: The Story of Kim Phuc, the Photograph, and the Vietnam War

By: Chong, Denise

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARVIE17

ISBN: 0743207033

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 346gms, 372 pages. On June 8, 1972, nine year old Kim Phuc, severely burned by napalm, was captured in an iconic photograph, one of the most unforgettable images of the 20th century. This is the story about the photograph, the photographer, Kim Phuc, and the impact on social history. 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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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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Great War Speeches

By: Churchill, Sir Winston

Price: $5.50

Publisher: London, England, Corgi Books: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR150

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 166gms, 287 pages. This collection of speeches by Sir Winston Churchill includes all of his most famous wartime sayings and, in effect, provides a brief history of World War II. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout, some light scuffing to the cover particular to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Records of the Atomic Bombing in Nagasaki

By: City of Nagasaki, The (Nagasaki International Culture Hall)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nagasaki, Japan, Nagasaki Foundation for the Promotion of Peace:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARVIE9

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 200gms, 64 pages. Told in Japanese and English this is the records of the atomic bombing to Nagaski detailing the death and destruction to the hypocenter, the area, its people and how it has affected those that have survived. Book is in good condition with minor 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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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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Acts of War: Tom Clancy's Op-Centre (#4)

By: Clancy, Tom; and Pieczenik, Steve

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Harper Collins Publishers: 1997

Edition: Special Overseas Edition

Seller ID: ACTFIC260

ISBN: 0006498450

Condition: Good


Paperback, special overseas edition, 292g, 492pgs. This is the fourth book in the Op-Centre series. Book is in good condition with mild 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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Croydon Airport and the Battle for Britain 1939-1940

By: Cluett, Douglas; Bogle, Joanna; and Learmonth, Bob

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, London Borough of Sutton Libraries and Arts Services: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR54

ISBN: 090733511X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 338gms, 166 pages. 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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Fragile Peace, The: The Eventful 20th Century (Reader's Digest)

By: Cochrane, James

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Readers' Digest: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS58

ISBN: 0864493991

Condition: Good


Hardcover, reprint, 1020g, 160pgs, illustrated endpapers. Chronicles the two dizzying decades that followed the cataclysm of the First World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are also 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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Fragile Peace, The: The Eventful 20th Century (Reader's Digest)

By: Cochrane, James

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, The Reader's Digest Association: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS107

ISBN: 0864493991

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1020g, 160pgs, illustrated endpapers. Chronicles the two dizzying decades that followed the cataclysm of the First World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are also 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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Song of Survival

By: Colijn, Helen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Headline Book Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUSA20

ISBN: 0747257965

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 150gms, 280 pages. Song of Survival is an account of the true story which inspired the motion picture 'Paradise Road', starring Glenn Close, Frances McDormand, Pauline Collins, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Ehle, Julianna Maguilies. Song of Survival is Helen Colijn's riveting account of her experiences as a prisoner of the Japanese in South-East Asia during the Second World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, some suffing to lettering on the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Eighth Edition of The Medals Yearbook, The: A-Z of Medals

By: Collins, Daniel F.; and Brant, John G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cobra Publications Ltd: 1987

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: WAR133

ISBN: 1870161009

Condition: Good


Softcover, eighth edition, 454gms, 216 pages. Includes a full size and miniature medal price guide, plus 28 full colour photographs of British Orders and over 430 photographic illustrations of British and Colonial Medals. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Baptism of Fire: The Autobiography of Frank Collins - Man of War, Man of Peace

By: Collins, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Corgi Books: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUK3066

ISBN: 0552145823

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first thus, 346gms, 463 pages. This is the account of an astonishing odyssey. From membership in the SAS to ordination in the Church of England. It is not only a thrilling account of Frank Collins' years in the SAS, but also an inspirational testament to one man's unquenchable courage in a series of physical and moral battles that culminated in his tragic death. 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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Honour Redeemed

By: Connery, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Orion Books Ltd: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC188

ISBN: 0752816349

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 246g, 403pgs. A Markham of the Marines novel. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Inside front page shows small pen marking from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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American Home Front, The: 1941-1942

By: Cooke, Alistair

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Grove Press: 2006

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA43

ISBN: 0802143326

Condition: Good


Softcover, first paperback edition, 327pp, 428gms. This book provides a travelogue of America during the early days of World War II. It offers a fascinating and surprising look at the home front and a portrait, frozen in time, of the American landscape as it once was. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info