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Active service: with Australia in the Middle East, Anon
1 Anon Active service: with Australia in the Middle East
Australia The Board of Management of the Australian War Memorial 1954 First Edition Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Good reading copy, ex school library with the usual stamps on the endpapers and title page. Front binding crudely repaired with masking tape, remains of sellotape marks on the endpapers. Large format, green boards with black titles and decoration worn at spine ends and corners. 130 pages, photos and colour illustrations on plates plus drawings and cartoons in the text, map endpapers. Illustrators include Ivor Hele and Harold B. Herbert 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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A French officer's diary (23 August 1939 - 1 October 1940), Barlone, D.
2 Barlone, D. A French officer's diary (23 August 1939 - 1 October 1940)
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. Dustjacket is bright & unclipped but has several repaired tears & light chipping to the corners. viii + 158 pages, 3 maps in the text. Text in English, translated from the French by L. V. Cass 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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A French officer's diary (23 August 1939 - 1 October 1940), Barlone, D.
3 Barlone, D. A French officer's diary (23 August 1939 - 1 October 1940)
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. viii + 158 pages, 3 maps in the text. Text in English, translated from the French by L. V. Cass 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Jewish brigade: an army with two masters 1944 - 1945, Beckman, Morris
4 Beckman, Morris The Jewish brigade: an army with two masters 1944 - 1945
Staplehurst Spellmount 1988 18622720325 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xvi + 160 pages, 14 photos on plates, map, appendices, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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A magnificent disaster: the failure of Market Garden, the Arnhem operation, September 1944, Bennett, David
5 Bennett, David A magnificent disaster: the failure of Market Garden, the Arnhem operation, September 1944
Newbury Casemate Books 2008 1932033858 / 9781932033854 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xviii + 286 pages, 28 photos on plates, maps, bibliography, index; 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Chindit war: the campaign in Burma 1944, Bidwell, Shelford
6 Bidwell, Shelford The Chindit war: the campaign in Burma 1944
Book Club Associates 1979 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is lightly worn at the spine ends. Appears little used. 304 pages, 35 illustrations on plates, 11 maps, notes, sources, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Steady, Old Man! Don't you know there's a war on?, Bond, Derek
7 Bond, Derek Steady, Old Man! Don't you know there's a war on?
Leo Cooper 1990 0850520460 / 9780850520460 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, pages are age-toned as usual, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. viii + 184 pages, 13 photos on plates, illustrations in the text, notes, bibliography, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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A soldier's tale: memoirs of an English soldier, Boot, John W.
8 Boot, John W. A soldier's tale: memoirs of an English soldier
Loughborough Reprint UK 2005 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound larger format paperback original, no inscriptions. Appears little used. vi + 114 pages, illustrations on plates. Memoirs of a Buckinghamshire man who served with the Light Infantry during the second world war - he was with the B.E.F. before Dunkirk, with the D-day invasion, was involved in the liberation of Brussels, and was later drafted in as a security guard for Winston Churchill at the Potsdam Conference, and was one of the few British soldiers to enter Hitler's bunker 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The recollections of Rifleman Bowlby: Italy 1944, Bowlby, Alex
9 Bowlby, Alex The recollections of Rifleman Bowlby: Italy 1944
Arrow Books Ltd 1991 0099785404 / 9780099785408 New edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, card covers rubbed at corners, but appears little used, no inscriptions. 272 pages 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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10 Clark, Lloyd Arnhem: jumping the Rhine 1944 and 1945
Headline Review 2008 0755336364 / 9780755336364 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xxx + 416 pages, 54 photos on plates, 10 maps, glossary, notes, bibliography, index.; 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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With Alex at war: from the Irrawaddy to the Po 1941 - 1945, Clarke, Rupert
11 Clarke, Rupert With Alex at war: from the Irrawaddy to the Po 1941 - 1945
Barnsley Leo Cooper 2000 0850527171 / 9780850527179 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xiv + 242 pages, photos & illustrations in the text, appendices, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Wavell: scholar & soldier, with, Wavell: supreme commander [2 volumes], Connell, John
12 Connell, John Wavell: scholar & soldier, with, Wavell: supreme commander [2 volumes]
Collins 1964 Reprint Hardcover Fair in Very Good dust jacket 
Pair of tightly bound hardbacks; 'Scholar' is a 2nd printing and is ex-library with a couple of stamps, 'Supreme' is a 1st printing from 1969 and is unmarked. 574 and 318 pages respectively, map endpapers & maps in the text, photos on plates, glossary, bibliography, indexes 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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The Army means business, Corey, Herbert
13 Corey, Herbert The Army means business
Bobbs-Merrill 1942 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket which is rubbed and chipped at the edges, narrow strip lost at the head of the spine, generally presentable. 298 pages, 25 photos on plates. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Ten Commando, 1942 - 1945, Dear, Ian
14 Dear, Ian Ten Commando, 1942 - 1945
Leo Cooper 1987 0850521211 / 9780850521214 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Clean & tightly bound hardback, no inscriptions, in a priceclipped dustjacket. xvi + 208 pages, photos on plates, notes, index. A relevant newspaper clipping is laid in 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Roll of Honour: Land Forces World War 2 (volume1), Devereux, Joseph & Sacker, Graham
15 Devereux, Joseph & Sacker, Graham Roll of Honour: Land Forces World War 2 (volume1)
Cheltenham Promenade 1999 0952938227 / 9780952938224 First Edition Hardcover As New 
Mint large format (12" x 8") hardback in dustjacket, new and unused. viii + 316 pages, indexed. This volume includes names and details of all those killed while on active service in the Cavalry, Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps, Reconnaisance Corps, Royal Tank Regiment and the Brigade of Guards during world war two. ; Large format 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Barbarossa: the Axis and the Allies, Erickson, John & Dilks, David (eds)
16 Erickson, John & Dilks, David (eds) Barbarossa: the Axis and the Allies
Edinburgh Edinburgh University Press 1965 0748605045 / 9780748605040 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no marks or inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used, but previous owner smoked and there is a lingering aroma. xiv + 288 pages, photos on plates, tables in the text, notes, index. A relevant newspaper clipping is laid in 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The armies of George S. Patton, Forty, George
17 Forty, George The armies of George S. Patton
Arms & Armour Press 1996 1854092952 / 9781854092953 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, unread. 268 pages, many b/w photos on plates, maps and plans in the text, bibliography, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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United States tanks of world war II (2), Forty, George
18 Forty, George United States tanks of world war II (2)
Poole Blandford Press 1988 0713718188 / 9780713718188 First Paperback Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound larger format paperback, no inscriptions, as new and unread. 160 pages, many illustrations in the text, notes, bibliography, index; 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Shokan - Hirohito's samurai: leader of the Japanese armed forces, 1926-1945, Fuller, Richard
19 Fuller, Richard Shokan - Hirohito's samurai: leader of the Japanese armed forces, 1926-1945
Arms & Armour Press 1992 1854091514 / 9781854091512 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no marks or inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is slightly faded at the spine. Appears little used. xviii + 320 pages, photos on plates & maps in the text, bibliography, indexes. Several relevant newspaper clippings are laid in 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Private prisoner: an astonishing story of survival under the Nazis, Gayler, Robert
20 Gayler, Robert Private prisoner: an astonishing story of survival under the Nazis
Wellingborough Patrick Stephens 1984 0850597242 / 9780850597240 First Edition Hardcover Poor in Fair dust jacket 
Good reading copy, ex library with the usual stamps on the front endpapers, but otherwise complete, marks on pages, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is creased at the edges and on the back cover. 184 pages, photos in the text 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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