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Rommell: The Desert Fox, Desmond Young
Rommell: The Desert Fox
Desmond Young
8.50 AUD



The Wolf - How The German Raider Terrorised Australia and The Southern Oceans In The First World War, Richard Guilliatt & Peter Hohnen
The Wolf - How The German Raider Terrorised Australia and The Southern Oceans In The First World War
Richard Guilliatt & Peter Hohnen
15.00 AUD



18 Hours: The True Story of an SAS War Hero, Sandra Lee
18 Hours: The True Story of an SAS War Hero
Sandra Lee
18.00 AUD



Seal Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama Bin Laden, Chuck Pfarrer
Seal Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama Bin Laden
Chuck Pfarrer
15.50 AUD



World War 3: A Military Projection Founded on Today's Facts, Shelford Bidwell [Editor]
World War 3: A Military Projection Founded on Today's Facts
Shelford Bidwell [Editor]
15.00 AUD



Wars of the 20th Century: World War I; World War II; Korea; Vietnam; The Middle East Wars, David Shermer; Ronald Heiferman; SL Mayer
Wars of the 20th Century: World War I; World War II; Korea; Vietnam; The Middle East Wars
David Shermer; Ronald Heiferman; SL Mayer
40.00 AUD



The Sharp End of War: The Fighting Man in World War II [Illustrated], John Ellis
The Sharp End of War: The Fighting Man in World War II [Illustrated]
John Ellis
11.50 AUD



Battles Of The 20th Century, Chris Bishop & Ian C. Drury
Battles Of The 20th Century
Chris Bishop & Ian C. Drury
20.00 AUD



 

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Victory: The Epic of World War II 1939-1945: An Illustrated History, A.K. Macdougall
1 A.K. Macdougall Victory: The Epic of World War II 1939-1945: An Illustrated History
The Five Mile Press 243860 Australia 2005 1741246059 / 9781741246056 Softcover Near Fine Condition 320 pages. Previous owner name on inside cover . Fully Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 1741246059. ISBN/EAN: 9781741246056. Inventory No: 243860. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Paperback 
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Price: 35.00 AUD
 
 
Montgomery, Alan Moorehead
2 Alan Moorehead Montgomery
New English Library 243854 Great Britain 1974 Softcover Good Condition 253 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Military. Inventory No: 243854. Paperback 
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Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
Australian Army Insignia 1903-1966, Alfred N. Festberg
3 Alfred N. Festberg Australian Army Insignia 1903-1966
Military Historical Society of Australia 243853 Australia 1967 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good Condition No Dust Jacket Arthur G. Genders Red boards with gilt lettering, marked an bumped at corners. 140 pages. Light foxing to endpapers. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Illustrator: Arthur G. Genders. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; Australian::Australian War. Inventory No: 243853. Hardcover 
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Price: 95.00 AUD
 
 
Anzac Memories: Living With The Legend, Alistair Thomson
4 Alistair Thomson Anzac Memories: Living With The Legend
Oxford University Press 236134 Melbourne 1995 0195537432 / 9780195537437 Softcover Very Good Condition The Anzac (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) legend rests upon the assumption that Australia came of age as a nation when the Anzacs landed on Gallipoli on April 25, 1915 during the First World War. This legend is integral to the Australian sense of nationhood and national character. In this highly original book, Alistair Thompson explores both the creation of the legend, and, most crucially, its effect upon those who have lived in its shadow--the survivors of the great war. Looking at the legend's changing significance for Australian politics and society, the author draws on personal interviews with surviving war veterans, as well as the official histories of Charles Bean, and the depiction of Anzacs in nineties novels and movies. 280 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian History; Australia; Military & Warfare; Military. ISBN: 0195537432. ISBN/EAN: 9780195537437. Inventory No: 236134. Paperback 
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Price: 20.50 AUD
 
 
War Gaming, Andrew Wilson
5 Andrew Wilson War Gaming
Pelican / Penguin Books 237216 Great Britain 1970 0140212078 / 9780140212075 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 202 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0140212078. ISBN/EAN: 9780140212075. Inventory No: 237216. Paperback 
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Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI, Boulle. Pierre ( Translated from the French by Xan Fielding)
6 Boulle. Pierre ( Translated from the French by Xan Fielding) THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI
Fontana GHE0014120 London, Great Britain 1958 Reprint Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket PB. pictorial card covers, film tie-in with film poster on back cover, G+/--, 189pp. General rubbing to edges and creases to corners of covers, inside has age browning to pages, else square, clean and tight without markings. The film edition of the story fo the infamous Japanese prison camps in Burma, building the Burma railway. They had to pick one of the miost beautiful places on earth to commit some of the most despicable acts in WW2. 160g when packed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; Inventory No: GHE0014120. Paperback 
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Price: 15.50 AUD
 
 
At All Costs! Stories of Impossible Victories [Cassell Military Paperbacks], Bryan Perrett
7 Bryan Perrett At All Costs! Stories of Impossible Victories [Cassell Military Paperbacks]
Cassell 239536 Great Britain 1998 Reprint 0304350540 / 9780304350544 Softcover Very Good Condition Victory at all costs--that was the goal of the armies whose riveting stories unfold here. Classic examples of battlefield successes achieved by poorly armed and positioned forces reveal how bravery, determination, and sheer willpower "can win the day. Go into the valleys of death at Balaclava in the 1800s, where the Light Brigade was destroyed--but the threat to Britain's supply lines stanched; to Gettysburg, where the persistence of just a few men, for just a few extra minutes, made all the difference; to Arras, where the Allies succeeded in smashing through Rommel's troops; and to 8 other incredible battles. You'll savor every one of these tales of derring-do, spanning over 225 years of history and illustrated with photos and maps. 223 pages. Tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0304350540. ISBN/EAN: 9780304350544. Inventory No: 239536. Paperback 
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Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Seize and Hold: Master Strokes on the Battlefield [Cassell Military Paperbacks], Bryan Perrett
8 Bryan Perrett Seize and Hold: Master Strokes on the Battlefield [Cassell Military Paperbacks]
Cassell 239534 Great Britain 1999 Reprint 0304351709 / 9780304351701 Softcover Very Good Condition The twentieth-century advent of the motorised battlegroup transformed what used to be a comparatively rare event - the coup de main - into an essential element of attack. Speed, surprise and firepower favour the small unit able to take the initiative against an unprepared enemy, and that is the central theme of this book: eleven such actions, ranging from central Europe in 1916, through the Second World War to Vietnam in 1965, capturing the thrill of the moment when the small motorised force breaks through enemy defences to reach its improbable target. This is aggressive warfare at its sharpest, and makes for compulsive reading. 224 pages. Tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0304351709. ISBN/EAN: 9780304351701. Inventory No: 239534. Paperback 
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Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
The Reason Why: The Charge of the Light Brigade, Cecil Woodham-Smith
9 Cecil Woodham-Smith The Reason Why: The Charge of the Light Brigade
Smithmark 242863 USA 1995 0831758163 / 9780831758165 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Cecil Woodham-Smith delves into the extraordinary story of the disastrous defeat of Britain's Light Cavalry Brigade on September 20, 1854, at the battle of Balaclava in the Crimea. From scores of previously unpublished letters and official communiques, she has unearthed devastating evidence about why more than 500 men rode to certain death in a valley occupied on three sides by enemy Russian artillery. 287 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0831758163. ISBN/EAN: 9780831758165. Inventory No: 242863. Hardcover 
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Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
A Soldier of the Company; Life of an Indian Ensign 1833-43, Charles Allen [Editor]
10 Charles Allen [Editor] A Soldier of the Company; Life of an Indian Ensign 1833-43
Micahel Joseph 244166 London 1988 0718131215 / 9780718131210 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Map endpapers. 226 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; History. ISBN: 0718131215. ISBN/EAN: 9780718131210. Inventory No: 244166. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Battles Of The 20th Century, Chris Bishop & Ian C. Drury
11 Chris Bishop & Ian C. Drury Battles Of The 20th Century
Temple Press 244562 London 1989 060055807x / 9780600558071 Hardcover Good Condition Good 208 pages. Illustrated with black and white photograph. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 060055807x. ISBN/EAN: 9780600558071. Inventory No: 244562. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
The World's Armies, Chris Chant [Editor]
12 Chris Chant [Editor] The World's Armies
Cassell 232779 Australia 1979 072691391X / 9780726913914 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Ground Forces of every nation with full specifications of their equipment and details of their strengths and organisation. 252 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 072691391X. ISBN/EAN: 9780726913914. Inventory No: 232779. Hardcover 
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Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Airland Battle 2000: The US Army's Blueprint for the War of Tomorrow, Christy Campbell
13 Christy Campbell Airland Battle 2000: The US Army's Blueprint for the War of Tomorrow
Hamlyn Publishing 233097 Great Britain 1986 0600500462 / 9780600500469 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine This book looks at how NATO became so dependent upon nuclear weapons in the first place, asks how AirLand Battle and FOFA could work together and examines the exotic weapon systems being deployed now and under development for eh year 2000. 188 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0600500462. ISBN/EAN: 9780600500469. Inventory No: 233097. Hardcover 
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Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
Seal Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama Bin Laden, Chuck Pfarrer
14 Chuck Pfarrer Seal Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama Bin Laden
Quercus 245421 Great Britain 2012 1780874642 / 9781780874647 Softcover Near Fine Condition On May 2, 2011, at 1:03 a.m. in Pakistan, a satellite uplink was sent from the town of Abbottabad crackling into the situation room of the White House in Washington, D.C.: 'Geronimo, Echo, KIA'. These words, spoken by a Navy SEAL, put paid to Osama bin Laden's three-decade-long career of terror. This is the story of Bin Laden's relentless hunters and how they took down the terrorist mastermind, told by Chuck Pfarrer, a former assault element commander of SEAL Team Six. After talking to members of the SEAL team involved in the raid, Pfarrer shares never-before-revealed details of the historic raid and the men who planned and conducted it in an exclusive boots-on-the-ground account of what happened during each minute of the mission - both inside the building and outside. Pfarrer takes readers inside the operation as the SEALs flew over the wall of Bin Laden's shabby compound and then penetrated deeper and deeper into the terrorist's lair, telling us just what it looked, sounded, and smelled like in that sweltering Pakistani suburb. He takes us to the exact spot where the al-Qaeda leader was cowering when the bullet entered his head. SEAL Target Geronimo is an explosive story of unparalleled valour, clockwork military precision, and deadly accuracy carried out by one of the most elite fighting forces in the world - the U.S. Navy's SEAL Team Six. 339 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN/EAN: 9781780874647. Inventory No: 245421. Paperback 
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Price: 15.50 AUD
 
 
Artillery: The Big Guns Go To War [Modern Military Series], Curt Johnson
15 Curt Johnson Artillery: The Big Guns Go To War [Modern Military Series]
Octopus 232772 Great Britain 1975 0706404114 / 9780706404111 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Introduction by Aram Bakshian Jr. Superby illustrated throughout in colour and black and white, there are informative battle and campaign maps and detailed diagrams describing how guns work and how there were used in a wide range of situations from the trenches of World War I to the pacific island defences devised by the Japanese. 144 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0706404114. ISBN/EAN: 9780706404111. Inventory No: 232772. Hardcover 
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Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
The War Path: Hitler's Germany 1933-1939, David Irving
16 David Irving The War Path: Hitler's Germany 1933-1939
MacMillan 244129 London 1983 0333357906 / 9780333357903 Softcover Good Condition This is an account of the years of Hitler's power and the build up to the Second World War. The author explores Hitler's achievements in rebuilding the economy and the armed forces, with the concurrent growth of racism and nationalism. This is the first of a 3-volume work on the subject. The companion volumes are "Hitler's War 1939-1942" and "Hitler's War 1942-1945" Book slightly bowed 301 pages. Booksellers stamp on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: War::World War II; Military & Warfare; Military. ISBN: 0333357906. ISBN/EAN: 9780333357903. Inventory No: 244129. Paperback 
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Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
The Kia Ora Coo-ee: The Magazine for the Anzacs In The Middle East 1918, David Kent [Introduction]
17 David Kent [Introduction] The Kia Ora Coo-ee: The Magazine for the Anzacs In The Middle East 1918
Cornstalk 243849 Australia 1981 Facsimile Edition 0207144575 / 9780207144578 Softcover Good Condition Introduction by David Kent. Collected facsimiles (10) of Kia Ora Coo-ee magazine written and edited by AANZAC troops serving in Egypt,Palestine,Salonica and Mesopotamia WW1 . March - Decr 1918. Water mark to top edge of pages. Fading to spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0207144575. ISBN/EAN: 9780207144578. Inventory No: 243849. Paperback 
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Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Wars of the 20th Century: World War I; World War II; Korea; Vietnam; The Middle East Wars, David Shermer; Ronald Heiferman; SL Mayer
18 David Shermer; Ronald Heiferman; SL Mayer Wars of the 20th Century: World War I; World War II; Korea; Vietnam; The Middle East Wars
Octopus 244776 Great Britain 1975 0706404343 / 9780706404340 Hardcover Good Condition Good Tanning to pages. Covered in non removable plastic covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: War; Military & Warfare; Military. ISBN: 0706404343. ISBN/EAN: 9780706404340. Inventory No: 244776. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
Rommell: The Desert Fox, Desmond Young
19 Desmond Young Rommell: The Desert Fox
Fontana / Collins 246973 Great Britain 1972 Seventh Impression Softcover Early in 1941, the famed British Eighth Army was on the route to victory in North Africa. Just a few months later, this same army was on the verge of total defeat, as the Germans had won victory after victory and were threatening to overrun Egypt and the Middle East.Here is the classic biography of the man who masterminded this great turnabout, Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, commander of the German Afrika Korps. The man who burned Hitler's order to execute British raiders and who gave Allied prisoners the same food and medical treatment as his German troops. The tough general who personally conducted reconnaissance under fire in an open car while his tank commanders hid in armored turrets. The author of this book, Brigadier General Desmond Young, fought against Rommel in North Africa, was captured by him, and after his release at the end of the war visited Rommel's family and talked with many of his fellow officers. Thus, he is able to tell us about intrigues that went on in the German High Command during the war, he is able to give a blow-by-blow description of such decisive battles as Tobruk and El Alamein, and he is able to give personal anecdotes about Rommel and to sort out the facts from the legends that have sprung up around this extraordinary general. 316 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; Biography. Inventory No: 246973. Paperback 
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Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
Weapons & Warfare of the 20th Century, Eric Morris, Curt Johnson, Christopher Chant, H. P. Willmott
20 Eric Morris, Curt Johnson, Christopher Chant, H. P. Willmott Weapons & Warfare of the 20th Century
Octopus 232775 Great Britain 1976 070640534X / 9780706405347 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good A Comprehensive and historical survey of modern military methods and machines. Over 700 technical drawings and photographs in colour and black and white. 480 pages. Dust jacket has rubbing and small tears to edges and corners and associated wear. Fully Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; war. ISBN: 070640534X. ISBN/EAN: 9780706405347. Inventory No: 232775. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 40.00 AUD
 
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