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GERMAN MILITARY TRAINING 1940

By: ---------.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Smalldale, MLRS [Military Library Research service]: 2004

Seller ID: 11992

Condition: Near Fine


FINE Laminated P/b.Uncommon.6 chpts+ 2 appendices.Intro; [ German Youth / Hitler Youth/ labour/ SA - Storm Troopers/ Officers/ Leadership/ Task Force/ aggressiveness / surprise / Orders/ Platoon Commander / etc] Military History / Army [ psychological warfare] black & white book near Fine, No inscsptions, tight binding, no notable defects. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE AIR BATTLE of MALTA The Official Account of the RAF in Malta ,June 1940 to November 1942

THE AIR BATTLE of MALTA The Official Account of the RAF in Malta ,June 1940 to November 1942

By: .-----------.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120778

Condition: VG


Stapled Paper Back 95pp.1944 1st Edition. HMSO.b/w photos to end papers. well illustrated b/w photographs+ maps Italians / luck / onslaught on Convoys / etc.Luftwaffe- Germans - Germany] rusty staples but bindings good ,No inscsp. clean throughout, small base front tear-line. [ external some creases & small light stain bottom area front cover.Please see our actual image, NB. Camera flsh has lightened. View more info

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MERCHANTMEN AT WAR , THE OFFICIAL STORY OF THE MERCHANT NAVY 1939 TO 1944

By: .......-----..........

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124186

Condition: VG


1944 1st. P/b.VG [ internal Fine throughout] 18 chpts, 6 Maps.[ Atlantic / Russia / Northern Route / Malta / open boats / cargoes / North Africa / Sicily landings / France / convoys / crash landings / attacks... ] well illustrated b/w plates.145pp.[ no inscsp. rusty staples but binding totally sound/tight, clean throughout] covers light edgewear, 1/9d. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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A WEST NORFOLK CAMERA King's Lynn , Wells and Wisbech in Old Photographs

By: ANCKORN , Gordon , Newspaper Reporter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks , Kent, Ashgrove Press Ltd: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121668

ISBN: 0906798086

Condition: VG+


VG+ large H/b in VG+ D/j.1st ed.A Fine selection of photographs from 1857 -to - WW2;.illustrated all pages with 168 Sepia Plates.Places; [[ King's Lynn / Dersingham / Sandringham / Snettisham / Sedgeford / Hunstanton / Wells / Wisbech ].and;[ People / Transport / Farming / Railways / the Pendennis Steam Tug ] author G Anckorn - former Newspaper Reporter & Sub-Editor - employed King's Lynn Magistrate Court.[ No inscsp./ not price clipped , bright covers no fadie to spine.] both book & dust Jacket no notable defect. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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A SINISTER TWILIGHT The Fall of SINGAPORE 1942 , Factual

By: BARBER , Noel , Author & Journalist

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Boston , USA, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120319

Condition: VG


SIGNED Copy.VG/Gd.1st ed.1st printing.On Dec.8th 1941, the same morning ,by Far Eastern time, that the Japanese bombed pearl Harbour; anther target was struck for the first time, Singapore; The capital of the Malay Federation.Here is the story of the men and women who endured both the japanese air attacks and the seige.Maps to end papers. Inscribed & signed by the author / journalist; no other inscsps.tight binding] black/red/off-white Dust Jacket not price clipped, fox tanned paper, light edgewear, light markings but no tears, 99%.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover .Pl... View more info

MAKING PROVISION A CENTENARY HISTORY OF THE PROVISION TRADE

By: BARTY - KING , HUGH

Price: £5.95

Publisher: LONDON , FIRST EDITION, QUILLER PRESS: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7002

ISBN: 0907621724

Condition: Fine


171 pages , blue boards gilt lettering , booka and colour illus.dustjacket as new , no inscsriptions , d/j not price clipped , illustrated mono plates , well researched and at times controversial history , based on original sources , to mark the centenary of The United Kingdom Provision Trade Federation in 1987 , H Barty-King author and full-time Industrial Historian [ educated Cambridge / Royal Corps WW2 . ] View more info

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The THAMES on FIRE The Battle of London River 1939 - 1945

By: BATES , L M , Port of London Authority, Editor & Nautical Author , former Lieut.Commander etc.

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Lavenham, Suffolk, Terence Dalton Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121536

ISBN: 0861380371

Condition: VG+


Large H/b in D/j both VG+.1st ed.1985.When war broke out in 1939 the Port of London found itself under seige - vessels had to run the gauntlett . London River The Thames The Port.LM Bates Port of London Authority, Editor & Nautical Author , former Lieut.Commander - Royal Navy Sub-Liet - Exect.Officer Training Divers ti deal with enemy mines etc.[ white cloth gilt titles, No inscsp. tight binding, clean throughout] dust Jacket not price clipped no notable defect.Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

BERLIN the Downfall 1945

By: BEEVOR , ANTONY , Professor & Award Winning War Historian Author

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9660

ISBN: 0140286969

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE P/b as paper tanning, all else as new. No inscsp.1st ed thus - P/b edition.Professor & Award Winning War Historian Author Antony Beever, a Former Soldier, penned with a soldier's understanding; an epic drama . this book lets the reader look into the face of battle . superb work of narrative history. . Magnificent book , Daily Telegraph. A lucid chronicler of Military tactics. A Devastating account " if possible even better than Stalingrad" Gloss ; Preface, 28 chpts , refs; source notes ; select biblio; [Military History] not clipped. Please see our image of the actual book of... View more info

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HENFIELD IN BATTLEDRESS Pages from a Scrapbook

By: BISHOP, Lucie

Price: £4.00

Publisher: HENFIELD, Privately Published: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9422

ISBN: 0950784109

Condition: VG+


P/b VG+, 1st edition thus ,.118pp.laminated dark olive green. A Sussex Village during the War years , WW2 - photo - soldiers marching down the High Street to front cover.By the author of Henfield Remembered etc. illustrated 7 b/w plates. Ackns;, in Memoriam. tight bindings , no inscsp , miniscule edgewear o/w Fine. Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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HAMPSHIRE AIRFIELDS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: BROOKS , ROBIN J

Price: £4.00

Publisher: NEWBURY, COUNTRYSIDE BOOKS: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7177

ISBN: 1853064149

Condition: VG+


VG Laminated P/b.1st , No inscsp , small crease line to rear all else fine as new. Biblio , Gloss , Appendices , illust. b/w plates. [ RAF and FAA Squadrons / WW2 / USAAF / Luftwaffe / German ranks / Portsmouth / Middle Wallop / Gosport / Farnham / Andover etc . ] cover colours are darker & Spine is pale blue not white. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE PROMISE

By: BUCK, Pearl S ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, METHUEN: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123598

Condition: Good


GOOD H/b in Good- D/j.1st.UK ed. War fiction set in Burma during WW2 - theme being the desperate need of the white men & the Chinese to understand one another.298pp.( black cloth white titles ,slight shelf wear, ink namre to front end paper ffep,. war economy paper,tanned foredge] Dust Jacket not price clipped, 8/6d,2 small tear-lines to inner flap & rear, fox tanned rear with light handling soil,col.rub/loss spot to front & edgewear, tiny loss top rear spine. Now in easily removable proprietary protective cover. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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BATTLE OVER SUSSEX 1940

By: BURGESS , Pat , SAUNDERS , Andy ,

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Midhurst, Middleton Press / MP: 1995

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 119979

ISBN: 0906520797

Condition: Near Fine


H/b FINE as new.no inscsp.1995 MP.Sky-blue Laminated.Boundary Map. 93 Headings . Photographic History with text. 4 further Area Maps of Chichester, Brighton, Eastbourne & Wadehurst. Table of Aircraft down in Sussex. set out a-z order from Arundel / Battle - to - Uckfield / Worthing. light fading. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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ZERO HOURS

By: BUSTER, GUN

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, HODDER AND STOUGHTON Ltd: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121756

Condition: Good


Good H/b in Poor D/j.1944.1st ed.WW2 "Faction" by the author of Return Via Dunkirk and Battle Dress etc. 188pp.Fact-based fiction.[ khaki cloth red titles, No inscsp, sound bindings.on war-time tanned paper] light markings to cover margins[ poor price clipped Dust Jacket painting depicts a severe enemy raid in progress on Malta.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover . Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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COOK-UPS of World War Two with Recipes from the Kitchen Front

By: CHALKER , Bryan , Writer & Broadcasteron Social History of 1930's & 1940's

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Bristol, Redcliffe Press Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119390

ISBN: 0948265361

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE P/b.Slim Laminated 80pp.1st ed.WW2 Recipes with Food Rationing. Intro; the Kitchen, the Restaurant , potatoes with everything ,National Loaf, Brand names , Dig for it & save it etc.[ tight binding, clean throughout, neat stamped inscsp. 1st page all else Fine.B/w & Colour illustrated.[ marmite cubes / Crawfords / oxo / Wrights chocolate/ Egall dried eggs etc].240x170mm Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE GERMAN SAILOR IN WORLD WAR TWO , Fotofax Series Warships

By: CHANTRAIN, J P , PIED, R , SMEETS, R

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, Arms & Armour: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 11782

Condition: Near Fine


The Fotofax Series Soldiers, The German Sailor in WW2.Laminated P/b unpaginated 84 x b/w plates. Photographic History with text by JP Chantrain & others.[Maritime history- Sea Battles] other series titles to rear. No notable defects- , no inscsp. tight binding. PLS See our image View more info

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THE GEMINI PLOT A Sea Novel of World War Two [ WW2 ]

By: COLLENETTE , ERIC J

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber & Co Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5409

ISBN: 0718305485

Condition: VG


H/b Dust Jacket VG/VG.1st ed.WW2 Maritime Adventure Fiction novel. 189pp.Gemini Plot - Submarine Warfare in the Mediterranean[ Blue cloth gilt titles to book , fine clean pages , tight binding , Royal Marines centre rubber stamp to front end paper .no inscsp] D/j not price clipped. Scratch line to rear , col rub/loss to top rear corners , laminate peel top rear of spine. PLS See our image View more info

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THE GERMAN OCCUPATION of the CHANNEL ISLANDS [ The Official History ]

By: CRUICKSHANK , Charles , Dr.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS (OUP) For The Imperial War Museum Trustees: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6048

ISBN: 0192158082

Condition: Very Good


VG H/b in Good D/j.1st ed. Published for the Trustees of the Imperial War Museum.The Official History of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands sourced from the Official English, German & Channel Island's.[ Military History ] 382pp..illus 6 Maps, 8 B/w photo-plates & 2 Diagrams ( black cloth , silver titles to red book block, fading small & neat stamp- ink name penned 5 times to end papers, all else Fine ] Dust Jacket not price clipped , moderate wear to extremities- minor colour rub/loss.fade to spine..now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover . Please see our images o... View more info

Image for SHOT DOWN ! When his bomber exploded over Nazi-occupied France , only John survived & found a new Life

SHOT DOWN ! When his bomber exploded over Nazi-occupied France , only John survived & found a new Life

By: CURNOW , John M , " a dedicated POW Escaper"

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Canada, Pacific Press Publishing Assoc.: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 119507

ISBN: 0816321094

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED Copy.VG Laminated P/b.Ist ed.Dedicated to the Memory of His Crew.Preface, Ackns;Epilogue; 28 chpts. set in 3 parts [The royal Air Force. RAF] " it is said that in a POW camp only 25 % of prisoners are interested in escape - only 5 % are "Dedicated escapers" John Curnow was one of the 5% [ book Signed & Inscribed by JM Curnow, with futher inscsp. from a traveller who met the author whilst travellingi to India o/w internally Fine] covers vg with light corner edgewear.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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BATTLE OF BRITAIN , FACTUAL

By: DEIGHTON , LEN

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, JONATHAN CAPE: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123970

ISBN: 0224018264

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in VG+ D/j.1st ed.1st print.Large. Factual. Well illustrated. The Pilot's War - WW2. Foreword , Ackns; Index , 22 headings :- From Strategic Air Power 1918 -to - the Battle of Britain Airfields of today. 224pp 255x190mm [ navy cloth+ silver titles , no inscsp. book Fine] Dust Jacket not clipped, mild spine fade ,no loss, no creasing , minor edge-wear, exceptionally bright clean copy. Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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THE HITLER FILE The Essential Facts

By: DELAFORCE , Patrick , WW2 Soldier Awarded Bronze Cross of Orange-Nassau etc. LOW, David ,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Michael O'Mara Books Ltd: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 118753

ISBN: 1843172445

Condition: Fine


SIGNED Copy.Small FINE H/b.1st.13579108642.Author of Churchill's Secret Weapons / Smashing the Atlantic Wall / The Battle of the Bulge etc ] P Delaforce was with the first battle group into Bergen-Belsen: Long Note on author to rear d/j flap. illustrated in line, political humour artist[ black humour / political satire] David Low of the Evening Standard. Book Fine, no inscsp.Dust Jacket not clipped, minor handling shade markings to rear & inner flaps.Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info