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The War Diaries Of Weary Dunlop - Java And The Burma Thailand Railway 1942-1945, E.E. Dunlop
1 E.E. Dunlop The War Diaries Of Weary Dunlop - Java And The Burma Thailand Railway 1942-1945
Penguin Books 231955 Australia 1990 0140128611 / 9780140128611 Softcover Good Condition An account of Sir Edward Dunlop's experiences as a medical officer in the prisoner of war camps in Java and on the Burma-Thailand Railway. 476 pages. Light fading to spine edge. Tanning to pages. Inscription to previous owner on inside cover. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: biography; Military & Warfare; War::World War II. ISBN: 0140128611. ISBN/EAN: 9780140128611. Inventory No: 231955. Paperback 
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Price: 19.50 AUD 16.58 AUD 
 
 
The War Diaries Of Weary Dunlop - Java And The Burma Thailand Railway 1942-1945, E.E. Dunlop
2 E.E. Dunlop The War Diaries Of Weary Dunlop - Java And The Burma Thailand Railway 1942-1945
Penguin Books 229373 Australia 1990 0140128611 / 9780140128611 Softcover Good Condition An account of Sir Edward Dunlop's experiences as a medical officer in the prisoner of war camps in Java and on the Burma-Thailand Railway. 476 pages. Light fading to spine edge. Tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: biography; Military & Warfare; War::World War II. ISBN: 0140128611. ISBN/EAN: 9780140128611. Inventory No: 229373. Paperback 
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Price: 20.50 AUD 17.43 AUD 
 
 
Song of Survival - Women Interned, Helen Colijn
3 Helen Colijn Song of Survival - Women Interned
Millenium Books 228885 Australia 1996 First Australian Edition 186429065X / 9781864290653 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Thrown into the whirlwind of dark forces unleashed with the onset of World War II, a young woman, Helen Colijn, her sisters, and father flee the oncoming Japanese army. Helen Colijn's account of her wartime experiences is a window into a largely overlooked dimension of World War II -- the imprisonment of women and children in Southeast Asia by the Japanese and how these prisoners of war responded to their dire circumstances. The conditions were terrible. Food was scarce; medicine unavailable. Held in captivity for three and a half years, more that a third of the women in Helen's camp died of disease or starvation. Yet their courage, faith, resiliency, ingenuity, and camaraderie provide us with enduring lessons on living. Though the prisoners had no musical instruments, they had their voices, and from memory scored classical works for symphony and piano. The music that helped sustain them while in captivity is a lasting and precious gift of these women to a world that has witnessed far too much war. 216 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: War::World War II; History; ISBN: 186429065X. ISBN/EAN: 9781864290653. Inventory No: 228885. Paperback 
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Price: 21.50 AUD 18.28 AUD 
 
 
Six Armies in Normandy - From D-Day to the Liberation of Paris June 6th - August 25th 1944, John Keegan
4 John Keegan Six Armies in Normandy - From D-Day to the Liberation of Paris June 6th - August 25th 1944
Pimlico 230347 Great Britain 1993 Reprint 0712655794 / 9780712655798 Softcover Good Condition The Allied assault on Normandy beaches was an almost flawless success, but it was to take three months of bitter fighting before the German defence of Normandy finally collapsed and Paris was liberated. In this masterly and highly individual account of that struggle, the reader is subjected to the gruelling ordeals confronted by the combatants - each encounter related from the point of view of a different nationality. While transcending conventional military history, it provides an intensely vivid picture of one of the Second World War's most crucial campaigns. 365 pages. Tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; History; War::World War II. ISBN: 0712655794. ISBN/EAN: 9780712655798. Inventory No: 230347. Paperback 
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The Nine Days Wonder [The Operation Dynamo], john Masefield
5 john Masefield The Nine Days Wonder [The Operation Dynamo]
William Heinemann 225844 London 1941 Hardcover Good Condition Good Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 225844. Hardcover 
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Price: 21.50 AUD 18.28 AUD 
 
 
The Day The War Ended - VE Day 1945 In Europe And Around The World, Martin Gilbert
6 Martin Gilbert The Day The War Ended - VE Day 1945 In Europe And Around The World
HarperCollins 2090 Great Britain 1995 0002555972 / 9780002555975 Softcover Good Condition 473 pages. Tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History; History; War::World War II. ISBN: 0002555972. ISBN/EAN: 9780002555975. Inventory No: 2090. Paperback 
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Defiance: The True Story of the Bielski Partisans, Nechama Tec
7 Nechama Tec Defiance: The True Story of the Bielski Partisans
Oxford University Press 232790 Great Britain 1993 0195385233 / 9780195385236 Softcover Very Good Condition Foreword by Edward Zwick. The prevailing image of European Jews during the Holocaust is one of helpless victims, but in fact many Jews struggled against the terrors of the Third Reich. In Defiance, Nechama Tec offers a riveting history of one such group, a forest community in western Belorussia that would number more than 1,200 Jews by 1944--the largest armed rescue operation of Jews by Jews in World War II. Tec reveals that this extraordinary community included both men and women, some with weapons, but mostly unarmed, ranging from infants to the elderly. She reconstructs for the first time the amazing details of how these partisans and their families--hungry, exposed to the harsh winter weather--managed not only to survive, but to offer protection to all Jewish fugitives who could find their way to them. Arguing that this success would have been unthinkable without the vision of one man, Tec offers penetrating insight into the group's commander, Tuvia Bielski. Tec brings to light the untold story of Bielski's struggle as a partisan who lost his parents, wife, and two brothers to the Nazis, yet never wavered in his conviction that it was more important to save one Jew than to kill twenty Germans. She shows how, under Bielski's guidance, the partisans smuggled Jews out of heavily guarded ghettos, scouted the roads for fugitives, and led retaliatory raids against Belorussian peasants who collaborated with the Nazis. Herself a Holocaust survivor, Nechama Tec here draws on wide-ranging research and never before published interviews with surviving partisans--including Tuvia Bielski himself--to reconstruct here the poignant and unforgettable story of those who chose to fight. 13 halftones, 2 line illustrations 374 pages. Item Type: Film Tie-in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; History; War::World War II. ISBN/EAN: 9780195385236. Inventory No: 232790. Paperback 
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Price: 18.50 AUD 15.73 AUD 
 
 
D Day Dawn of Heroes. 6-6-1944 : 60th Anniversary Special Edition, Nigel Cawthorne
8 Nigel Cawthorne D Day Dawn of Heroes. 6-6-1944 : 60th Anniversary Special Edition
Private Publication 021764 London, England 2002 1841932396 / 9781841932392 Softcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 144pages. Tells the story of Operation Overlord : the largest and most meticulously planned seaborne invasion in the history of warfare. Maps, text, illustrations, and photographs. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 1841932396. ISBN/EAN: 9781841932392. Inventory No: 021764. Paperback 
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Price: 24.00 AUD 20.40 AUD 
 
 
D-Day: The Far Shore - the Tragic and Almost Disastrous Story of the American Landings, Rear Admiral Edward Ellsberg, USN
9 Rear Admiral Edward Ellsberg, USN D-Day: The Far Shore - the Tragic and Almost Disastrous Story of the American Landings
Panther 231098 Great Britain 1964 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket James MacDonald 318 pages. Pages browned. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: James MacDonald. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 231098. Paperback 
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Price: 36.50 AUD 31.03 AUD 
 
 
Mission and Betrayal 1940 - 1945 - My Crusade for England, Rene De Chambrun
10 Rene De Chambrun Mission and Betrayal 1940 - 1945 - My Crusade for England
Andre Deutsch Limited 036748 Great Britain 1993 First Edition 0233988351 / 9780233988351 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 221 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0233988351. ISBN/EAN: 9780233988351. Inventory No: 036748. Hardcover 
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Price: 26.50 AUD 22.53 AUD 
 
 
The Battle for the Rhine 1944 - Arnheim and the Ardennes: The Campaign in Europe, Robin Neillands
11 Robin Neillands The Battle for the Rhine 1944 - Arnheim and the Ardennes: The Campaign in Europe
Cassell 230360 London 2006 1407221272 / 9781407221274 Softcover Near Fine Condition Could the war in Europe have been won in 1944 if the right strategies had been employed? Historian Robin Neillands casts a new and informed light on the long-drawn-out and costly struggle for the Rhine. 335 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Military & Warfare; War::World War II. ISBN/EAN: 9781407221274. Inventory No: 230360. Paperback 
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Price: 20.50 AUD 17.43 AUD 
 
 
THE SAGA OF GI JOE, Stromstad, Ralph
12 Stromstad, Ralph THE SAGA OF GI JOE
Nortex Press GHE0002816 Texas, USA 1990 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket HB, brown/gilt dec boards, Ex-Lib, VG/--, 122pp. Book length poem about the experiences of a second world war GI. Boards show mild rubbing to spine and bumps to upper corners, inside has usual stamps and a pocket removal scar to fep, but else square, clean and tight, a very discreet ex-lib, a very good copy. Item Type: Ex-Library. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; Inventory No: GHE0002816. Hardcover 
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Price: 24.50 AUD 20.83 AUD 
 
 
The Fourth 6 Months - The Sunday Times Diary of the War [Cherry Tree War Special], The Sunday Times
13 The Sunday Times The Fourth 6 Months - The Sunday Times Diary of the War [Cherry Tree War Special]
A Cherry Tree Book / Withy Grove Press Ltd 227908 London, England. Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 124 pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Cover edges lightly rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; Rare & Collectible::Rare & Collectible. Inventory No: 227908. Paperback 
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Price: 26.50 AUD 22.53 AUD 
 


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