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There are 614 books in this catalogue.
Calthorpe, Somerset J.:  Cadogan's Crimea.
Book Number: 903
London, Book Club Associates, 1979. Illustrated by Illus. by Gen. Sir George Cadogan.. A fine copy in dust jacket. Text is taken from Calthorpe's ``Letters from Headquarters'' and enhanced by the beautiful Cadogan watercolours.
Keywords: Crimean War 1310
Price: $18.00


PADFIELD, PETER.:  The Great Naval Race. The Anglo-German Naval Rivalry.
Book Number: 949
London, Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, (1974) First Edition; 8vo; 20 illustrations, bibliography, references, notes, index, original cloth, dustjacket, price clipped, very good copy. The dramatic story of the deadly competition in Dreadnought battleships between Great Britain and Imperial Germany in the years before the First World War.
Keywords: general military naval navy world war I one ww1 german british
Price: $10.00


Geddes, Margaret:  Remembering Weary
Book Number: 1296
Viking 1996 Large 8vo. hardcover. 448pp. index, b/w plates. Sir Edward Dunlop - as recalled by those he touched. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Keywords: world war two 2 II Weary dunlop Thialand south pacifis Asia
Price: $12.00


Dunlop, E. E.:  The war diaries of Weary Dunlop : Java and the Burma-Thailand railway, 1942-1945
Book Number: 62043
Melbourne, Nelson, 1986. 8vo. hardcover. 401pp. index, b/w plates. good, / good d/w.
Keywords: Biographies Memoirs world two second National Australian The war diaries of Weary Dunlop Java and the Burma-Thailand railway 1942-1945 Dunlop E. E.
Price: $12.00


Jonas, George:  Vengeance
Book Number: 1345
Collins London 1984 First HB Good copy in d/w. b/w plates, Index. With photo section, Israel 1972 Olympics Munich PLO Palestinians
Keywords: The 1972 murder of 11 Israeli athletes and the man sent to avenge them. Judaica Israel Israeli Military
Price: $12.00


HUGHES, JOHN.:  The End of Sukarno. A coup that misfired: a purge that ran wild.
Book Number: 1555
London.: 1968..Angus & Robertson, Endpaper maps, Illustrated, who's who, index, shelf worn d/w and copy in good clean condition.
Keywords: Indonesia Politics South East Asia First published in the USA under the title Indonesian Upheaval in 1967
Price: $15.00


CLARKE, HUGH & BURGESS, COLIN:  BARBED WIRE AND BAMBOO
Book Number: 2287
1992. Allen and Unwin, 1st edn, maps, d/w, fine. A tribute to, and study of, the courage during captivity and escape involving Australian soldiers in Europe and Asia during both world wars.
Keywords: Australia Concentration Camp Europe Japan Mediterranean North Africa Prisoner Of War Singapore Soldiers Thailand
Price: $15.00


BRANDER (Michael):  The Sword and the Pen - A Selection of Military Diaries.
Book Number: 2934
London: Leo Cooper, 1989. Compiled & Edited By... ; 159pp, d/w, V.G. *Two Peninsular War Diaries, two diaries of Service in India during the 19th Century. Ex-lib. With markings
Keywords: Peninsular History India Military History 19th Century Military Diaries
Price: $20.00


Burden, Draper, Rough, Smith and Wilton:  Falklands, The Air War.
Book Number: 3131
British Aviation Research.(Guild) 1987 An in depth study of the aviation aspects of the 1982 conflict in the South Atlantic. 480pp. 200+ illust. Very good. / Very good d/w rubbed on top edge.
Keywords: Other Wars military world war
Price: $25.00


Yaron Svoray and Nick Taylor:  In Hitler's Shadow : An Israeli's Amazing Journey Inside Germany's Neo-Nazi Movement
Book Number: 3376
 Bookman Press Melbourne. 8to.275pp. Vg/vg d/w. (owners address on fly).
Keywords: hitler war nazi
Price: $15.00


Yhayer, Charles W.:  Guerrilla
Book Number: 3613
Michael Joseph London 1964. Brown cloth 8to. 221pp. Very good condition, light foxing. D/w good, sunned.
Keywords: guerrilla warfare
Price: $18.00


Johnson, William Weber:  CORTES
Book Number: 3789
London, Hutchinson 1977. London, Hutchinson 1977. Cloth. 8to. 238pp. Inc. index. Endmaps. Frontispiece. Very good/ very good d/w. one small tear.
Keywords: cortes mexico history aztec invasion moctezuma
Price: $10.00


Lawrence, John & Robert Lawrence MC:  When the Fighting is Over
Book Number: 3924
 Bloomsbury. London 1988. Lge 8to. Hardcover. Cloth. 196pp. Index. 8pp colour & b/w plates. Near fine / near fine.
Keywords: falklands war military fighting tumbledown mountain battle
Price: $18.00


Feis, Herbert:  Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin: The War They Waged and the Peace They Sought.
Book Number: 3932
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1957. 8vo. hardcover. Cloth. Very Good / Very Good d/w. First Edition. 8vo. 692pp. Index.
Keywords: Feis, Herbert Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin war europe
Price: $25.00


Beschloss M.R:  Mayday. Eisenhower, Khrushchev and the U-2 Affair.
Book Number: 3950
 Faber. London. 1986 First UK Edition. Cloth hardcover. 494pp.+ 24pp. B/w plates. Very good/very good d/w.
Keywords: Eisenhower, Khrushchev and the U-2 Affair. Military war
Price: $15.00


Connell, Brian:  Return of the Tiger
Book Number: 4325
Evans 1960 first edition 8vo. hardcover. 207pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Good+ d/w rubbed on top corners. One of the most amazing tales of heroism, daring, and fortitude was kept top secret for many years..Lieut. Col. Ivan Lyon of the Gordon Highlanders personally organized and carried out a raid on Japanese ships in Singapore Harbor, which involved sailing a Chinese junk 2000 miles from Australia and back. Boards slightly bumped, dj has one tattered edge
Keywords: military
Price: $30.00


Roberts, Barney:  A Kind of Cattle
Book Number: 4547
Canberra, Australian War Memorial/Sydney, Collins, 1985 8vo. Cloth hardcover. 189pp. b/w illus. Near fine / very good d/w.
Keywords: world war two prisoner camp germans germans yugoslavia labour austria nazis tasmania poetry poems australian
Price: $15.00


Bovril:  Bovril Handy-Book & Diary of the War
Book Number: 4664
England 1920s? paper stapled brochure. 20pp. Colour illus of war medals and decorations in middle. B/w illus of badges and rank. Very good condition. Scarce
Keywords: world war one I 1 diary bovril badges war medals and decorations rank
Price: $20.00


Barker, A.J.:  The Vainglorious War, 1854-56
Book Number: 4923
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1970. 8vo. Hardcover. 348pp. + b/w plates. Index. Endpaper maps. Very good / very good, lightly chipped d/w with one small tear at back.
Keywords: crimean war russia military
Price: $10.00


Gould, Tony:  IN LIMBO - The Story of Stanley's Rear Column in Limbo
Book Number: 5469
Newton Abbot Readers Union 1979. 8vo. hardcover. VG/VG-,sunned jacket spine. photographs. Historical Introduction, bibliography, Index.
Keywords: Congo Free State, Yambuya Camp, Tippu-Tib, slave trader, Central Africa,
Price: $15.00


Portway, Christopher:  Czechmate - a Love Story Stranger Than Fiction.
Book Number: 5920
London: John Murray, 1987 8vo. hardcover. 255pp. + b/w plates. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: prisoner of war camps prision germans nazi world war two 2 II iron curtain czech czechoslovakia
Price: $15.00


Poolman, Kenneth:  Ark Royal.
Book Number: 7319
London. William Kimber. 1956, 1st ed. 8vo. Hardcover. 202pp. + b/w plates. Good, owner's inscription on fep. Bottom edge of front board stained, wear to corners. / poor d/w missing pieces from bottom of spine& edges.
Keywords: british navy aircraft carrier royal ark aviation flying world war two 2 second 2nd
Price: $25.00


MEN OF THE FRONT LINE FORCES:  On Target. With the American and Australian anti-aircraft brigade in New Guinea
Book Number: 20314
Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1943. 1st cloth edn Lge 8vo. grey cloth with grey stamped title on front board and spine, no fading or foxing, no d/w. Illustrated throughout with b&w photos and intext drawings. Military insignia in eps. 172pp. Wartime account during war service in 1942-43., with forewords by General Douglas MacArthur and General Sir Thomas Blamey
Keywords: wwII, new guinea, Ack-Ack,
Price: $12.00


Lee, Neville:  Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the Anzac Landing at Gallipoli
Book Number: 20477
Government of NSW. 1990. 4to. blue cloth hardcover. 64pp. b/w illus. very good. owner's stamps on endpapers / no d/w.
Keywords: military world war one 1 first gallipoli turkey middle east fighting australian history
Price: $25.00


Turnbull, Stephen R.:  The Book of the Samurai - The Warrior Class of Japan
Book Number: 20553
London: Bison Books, 1986 reprint. 4to. hardcover. 192pp. colour illus. very good/very good d/w.
Keywords: The Book of the Samurai - The Warrior Class of Japan
Price: $25.00


Mackness, Robin:  Massacre At Oradour
Book Number: 20718
London. Guild. 1988. 8vo. hardcover. 166pp. index. + b/w plates. b/w maps. near fine. / very good+ d/w.
Keywords: Massacre At Oradour world war two 2 second 2nd normandy france ss secret service german nazis
Price: $15.00


Schwarzkopf, General H. Norman with Petre, Peter.:  General H. Norman Schwarzkopf. The Autobiography. It Doesn't Take a Hero.
Book Number: 20959
USA: Linda Grey / Bantam, 1992. First edition. Large 8vo. hardcover. 530pp. index. + b/w plates. near fine/near fine d/w.
Keywords: General H. Norman Schwarzkopf united states america military iraq middle east war vietnam world two 2 second
Price: $12.00


Laffin, John:  Damn the Dardanelles! The Agony of Gallipoli.
Book Number: 21359
Melbourne, Sun Books. 1985. 8vo. softcover. 224pp. index. b/w illus. very good.
Keywords: Gallipoli australian world war one first 1st history
Price: $8.00


Meneghello, Luigi:  The Outlaws
Book Number: 21607
London, Michael Joseph 1967- 1st UK edition. 8vo. hardcover. 237pp. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: world war two itialian resistance undergroung guerilla warefare venetian military
Price: $12.00


Harrison-Ford, Carl:  Fighting Words: Australian War Writings
Book Number: 21880
Melbourne: Lothian Publishing Company, 1986 8vo. hardcover. 362pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: australian war military history writing stories
Price: $12.00



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