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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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Great Campaigns of World War II

By: Davies, J B

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Books For Pleasure: 1980

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WARTWO131

ISBN: 0729602109

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1715gms, 320 pages. This book provides a study of five og the greatest campaigns of World War II: Battle of Atlantic; Battle of Britain; Desert War; D-Day; and Battle of Pacific. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 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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First Armies, The

By: Dawson, Doyne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Company Limited: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WAR167

ISBN: 0304352888

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1055gms, 224 pages, illustrated endpapers.Doyne Dawson investigates the origins of human aggression. Contents includes: the evolution of warfare; the roots of war; the wars of the tribes; the wars of the cities; the wars of the great kingdoms; and the wars of the empires. Book is in good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with moderate shelf wear, scuffing, chipping and a few tiny nicks, otherwise no other pre-l... View more info

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Menzies & Churchill at War: A Revealing Account of the 1941 Struggle for Power

By: Day, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: East Roseville, Australia, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: POL11

ISBN: 0731810589

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 354gms, 271pgs. Against the backdrop of the Second World War, two charismatic leaders competed in a bitter struggle for power that would change the history of the world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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DEA: The War Against Drugs

By: De Grazia, Jessica

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, BBC Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRU15

ISBN: 0563360801

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 525gms, 228 pages, and blank endpapers. DEA: The War against Drugs describes the agency's (Drug Enforcement Agency) efforts to break up the Latin American cocaine industry. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some minor page discolouration, some staining to the front endpaper. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, some fading and staining to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined post... 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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Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Pimlico: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO212

ISBN: 0712674233

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 472gms, 260 pages. Book is in good condition with minor 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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Winston's War

By: Dobbs, Michael

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC8014

ISBN: 000649800

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 362gms, 690 pages. A stunning epic about treachery at the highest level. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, 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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Once a Warrior King: Memories of an Officer in Vietnam

By: Donovan, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Corgi Books: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: WARVIE16

ISBN: 055213273X

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 225gms, 400 pages. David Donovan's assignment in Vietnam was a remote and lonely posting in the Mekong Delta; he and his four-man team, without aerial support or the comforts of a well-supplied base, had to protect and lead the local village militias against the Vietcong. Book is in fair to good condition with no visible general wear and tear, however very moderate page discolouration and staining to most pages most particularly the endpapers and inside front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item an... View more info

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Churchill's War Lab: Code-Breakers, Boffins and Innovators - The Mavericks Churchill Led to Victory

By: Downing, Taylor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Little, Brown: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO176

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 674gms, 397 pages. From the development of radar and the decoding brilliance of Bletchley Park to the study of the D-Day beaches and the use of bouncing bombs, the Second World War is revealed as an explosive phase of scientific history, an unprecedented crucible for change a knife-edge race to the finish. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book shows remainder marks to bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Curveball

By: Drogin, Bob

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Ebury Press: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WAR151

ISBN: 0091923042

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first thus, 246gms, 424 pages. Curveball was the codename given to the defector whose evidence on Saddam's weapons of mass destruction proved vital in giving the Bush administration the excuse it needed to invade Iraq. This book is an explosive true-life account of how honour and dishonestly amongst spies led to the UK and the US becoming embroiled in a catastrophic war. Book is in very 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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September 11 in History: A Watershed Moment?

By: Dudziak, Mary L. (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Durham, Duke University Press: 2003

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISUSA47

ISBN: 0822332426

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 240pp, 390gms. This book asks whether the attacks and their aftermath truly marked a transition in U.S. and world history or whether they are best understood in the context of pre-existing historical trajectories. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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War Diaries of Weary Dunlop, The: Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway 1942-1945

By: Dunlop, E. E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ringwood, VIC, Australia, Penguin Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO141

ISBN: 0140128611

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 302gms, 476 pages. This fascinating account of Sir Edward Dunlop's experiences as senior medical officer in POW camps in Java and on the Burma-Thailand Railway has sold over 35,000 copies. 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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Weary: The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop

By: Ebury, Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ringwood, NSW, Australia, Penguin Books Australia Ltd: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS446

ISBN: 0140240071

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 606gms, 709 pages. This meticulously researched biography gives a rare view of a reticent man who lived by old-fashioned values, yet retained a wild streak which gave fire to his character and lifted him above his fellows. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Wraps show fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Falklands War, The: The Full Story

By: Eddy, Paul; Linklater, Magnus; and Gillman, Peter (with the Sunday Times Insight Team)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Book Club Associates: 1983

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: WAR148

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, book club edition, 544g, 274pgs, map endpapers. This is the story of the Falklands War from the Insight Team at The Sunday Times. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows fading to the spine, 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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Eisenhower at War 1943-1945

By: Eisenhower, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Wings Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001332

ISBN: 0517065010

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1375gms, 977 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book is quite heavy and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Bastogne: The Road Block (Purnell's History of the Second World War)

By: Elstob, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Macdonald & Co. Publishers Ltd: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO122

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 232gms, 160 pages. Another instalment in Purnell's History of the Second World War. This is book number 4 in the battle set. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration. Cover shows some creasing and scufiing and spine shows light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info