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Image for Victory: The Epic of World War II 1939-1945: An Illustrated History

Victory: The Epic of World War II 1939-1945: An Illustrated History

By: A.K. Macdougall

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2005

Seller ID: 243860

ISBN: 1741246059

Condition: 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 View more info

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Australian Army Insignia 1903-1966

By: Alfred N. Festberg

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Australia, Military Historical Society of Australia: 1967

Seller ID: 243853

Condition: Good Condition


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 View more info

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The Price of Glory - Verdun 1916

By: Alistair Horne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 245090

Condition: Fair Condition


Plates, cartoons, maps and plans. Dust jacket glued to boards. Outer page edges thumbed. 368 pages. Item Type: Ex-Library. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Usual library stamps and markings. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: War::World War I; Military & Warfare; military. Inventory No: 245090. Paperback View more info

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Anzac Memories: Living With The Legend

By: Alistair Thomson

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 236134

ISBN: 0195537432

Condition: 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 g... View more info

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War Gaming

By: Andrew Wilson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1970

Seller ID: 237216

ISBN: 0140212078

Condition: Good Condition


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 View more info

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THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI

By: Boulle. Pierre ( Translated from the French by Xan Fielding)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Fontana: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GHE0014120

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 Availa... View more info

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At All Costs! Stories of Impossible Victories [Cassell Military Paperbacks]

By: Bryan Perrett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Cassell: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 239536

ISBN: 0304350540

Condition: 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 ex... View more info

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The Reason Why: The Charge of the Light Brigade

By: Cecil Woodham-Smith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Smithmark: 1995

Seller ID: 242863

ISBN: 0831758163

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 ... View more info

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The World's Armies

By: Chris Chant [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Cassell: 1979

Seller ID: 232779

ISBN: 072691391X

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 View more info

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Airland Battle 2000: The US Army's Blueprint for the War of Tomorrow

By: Christy Campbell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hamlyn Publishing: 1986

Seller ID: 233097

ISBN: 0600500462

Condition: Near Fine Condition


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 View more info

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Seal Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama Bin Laden

By: Chuck Pfarrer

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Quercus: 2012

Seller ID: 245421

ISBN: 1780874642

Condition: 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. A... View more info

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Artillery: The Big Guns Go To War [Modern Military Series]

By: Curt Johnson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Octopus: 1975

Seller ID: 232772

ISBN: 0706404114

Condition: Very Good Condition


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... View more info

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The War Path: Hitler's Germany 1933-1939

By: David Irving

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1983

Seller ID: 244129

ISBN: 0333357906

Condition: 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.... View more info

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The Kia Ora Coo-ee: The Magazine for the Anzacs In The Middle East 1918

By: David Kent [Introduction]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Cornstalk: 1981

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 243849

ISBN: 0207144575

Condition: 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 View more info

Image for Wars of the 20th Century: World War I; World War II; Korea; Vietnam; The Middle East Wars

Wars of the 20th Century: World War I; World War II; Korea; Vietnam; The Middle East Wars

By: David Shermer; Ronald Heiferman; SL Mayer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Octopus: 1975

Seller ID: 244776

ISBN: 0706404343

Condition: Good Condition


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 View more info

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Weapons & Warfare of the 20th Century

By: Eric Morris, Curt Johnson, Christopher Chant, H. P. Willmott

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Octopus: 1976

Seller ID: 232775

ISBN: 070640534X

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 s... View more info

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Military Technology 12/83

By: Ezio Bonsignore - Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Germany, Wehr & Wissen: 1983

Seller ID: 244482

Condition: Good Condition


272 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Military; Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 244482. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Paperback View more info

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To Benghazi [Australian In the War of 1939-1945]

By: Gavin Long

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian War Memorial: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 236498

Condition: Good Condition


This volume carries the story of the Second AIF up to the end of the operations in Cyrenaica in the first quarter of 1941. Dust jacket spine split in middle . 336 pages. Dust jacket has rubbing and small closed tears to edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian War; Military; Australia; Military & Warfare; War::World War II. Inventory No: 236498. Hardcover View more info