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Readiness at Dawn

by Adam, Ronald, Wing - Commander, O.B.E.

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Published
1976
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Good to Very Good -
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Reprint.
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London: Tandem Publishing Ltd., 1976 189 pp. Well-bound pages have mild age toning. Remainder mark on bottom edge of book block. Wrap have edge wear & creased cornertips with surface worn off tips. Solid copy. Fiction incorporating the author's own wartime experiences during the Battle of Britain. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
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Seven Men of Gascony

by Delderfield, R.F.

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Published
1984
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Very Good -
ISBN
9780340174203
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Great Britain: Coronet Books, 1984 4th printing. Clean, well-bound pages are unmarked. Price stamp on front flyleaf. Book block is smudged. Front wrap has a one inch closed tear at the top next to the spine cover. Solid copy. Napoleonic Wars. The exciting story of seven soldiers who were sharpshooters in the 87th Regiment. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" -… Read more
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No Birds Sang

by Hilton, John Buxton

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Published
1975
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Very Good -
Edition
First Edition.
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$14.00

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Great Britain: Macmillan London Ltd., 1975 191 pages. Clean, well-bound pages. Dustjacket has a small spine label. Nice,solid ex-library copy. A soldier is killed trying to save the life of a civilian who was wandering around an army battle range. Chief Superintendent Kenworthy is on holiday in the district. Soon a long history of events starts to unfold. Size: 8vo… Read more
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Cameron in Command

by McCutchan, Philip

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First US Edition
ISBN
9780312114466
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1983 163 pp. Clean, well-bound pages with a few minor marks. Small stains on flyleaves. Solid copy. Cameron is promoted to lieutenant-commander RNVR. His first command is HM corvette Briar under orders to proceed from Sierra Leone to the Falkland Islands. On board is a demolition party that must stop a Japanese attack on Port… Read more
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The Sand Panthers

by Kessler, Leo

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Always Books
Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780860075769
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$3.35

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Great Britain: Futura Books, 1977 160 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Wraps have a few minor marks & creases. Spine cover has a closed tear across the middle and tears at the bottom. Solid copy for reading. SS Assault Regiment Wotan had been sent to join the Desert Rats. Their objective was to liberate the Egyptian army & take control of… Read more
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The Inshore Squadron

by Kent, Alexander

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Always Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good to Near Fine
Edition
2nd
ISBN
9780399123030
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$11.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1977 256 pp. Clean, well-bound pages have a couple of small smudges. Dustjacket has closed tear on bottom front edge and a few tiny closed tears along top edge. Twelfth Richard Bolitho story which follows Signal - Close Action! chronologically. In 1800 Bolitho, a new rear admiral assumes command of his own squadron. He soon… Read more
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The Great March West The Mounties

by Dicks, Terrance

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Published
1970
Condition
Good to Very Good
Edition
1st Thus
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New York: Target Books, 1970 277 pp. Clean, tanned pages. Wraps have edge creases & wear. Small chips & closed tears at base of spine cover. Solid copy. 1st in the series. Rob MacGregor wants desperately to leave home & join the new Canadian Mounted Police Force. Their first expedition is to raid Fort Whoop-Up, centre of the thriving, illegal… Read more
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With Blood and Iron

by Reeman, Douglas

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Always Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780099062707
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$4.00

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Great Britain: Arrow Books Ltd., 1976 288 pp. Clean, well-bound pages with water stains on front flyleaf and title page. Book block is stained, as are some random margins. Front wrap has a few creases plus a light water stain. Solid reading copy. January 1944, and the balance of power has shifted in the Atlantic. Ace U-boat commander, Steiger, dedicated… Read more
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Send a Gunboat

by Reeman, Douglas

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Always Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
2nd
ISBN
9780099070603
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$5.89

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Great Britain: Arrow Books, 1974 256 pp. Clean, tightly bound pages. Water stain to bottom of book block and to bottom margin of pages; stains on pages are light and not very noticable. Wraps have wear at two cornertips and a mild crease. Solid copy for reading. An offshore island is threatened with invasion from the Chinese mainland. Commander Rolfe,… Read more
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The Old Vengeful

by Price, Anthony

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good -
ISBN
9780575031920
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$9.00

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Great Britain: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1982 247 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Usual library processing; book only circulated eight times. Very nice dustjacket with no spine label. Solid copy. Dr. Audley sends Paul Mitchell to investigate a KGB operation by researching a naval epic which resulted in the loss of King George III's frigate Vengeful and the escape of a group… Read more
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Ramage at Trafalgar

by Pope, Dudley

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Always Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780006174943
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$5.00

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Great Britain: Fontana Books, 1987 214 pp. Clean, tightly bound pages are unmarked. Nice wraps; wear at spine cover ends & along edge, but no spine cover creases. Nice, solid copy. One of the biggest naval battles is about to be fought, and Ramage's young wife hopes he will avoid the front line. But, her hopes are in vain. Ramage… Read more
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Tug of War

by Harding, Duncan

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Always Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860070610
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$4.00

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Great Britain: Futura Books, 1975 190 pp. Clean, well-bound pages are unmarked. Wraps have a tiny crease, and wear at the top of the spine cover. Nice, solid copy. An old tugboat escorts a Convoy from Hull to Murmansk knowing their chances are slim against Hitler's U-boats.
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Touch & Go

by Parkinson, C. Northcote

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Published
1977
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780719533716
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$7.90

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Great Britain: John Murray Publishers Ltd., 1977 230 pp. + maps. Front hinge is starting & rear hinge is open to web. Bottom of spine cover has a couple of small tears. Book block & some margins are stained. Ex-library copy. Wraparound dustjacket is very nice. 3rd novel in the Richard Delancey series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Richard Bolitho - Midshipman

by Kent, Alexander

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Thus
ISBN
9780099152002
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$3.39

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Great Britain: Arrow Books, 1977 159 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Page listing other titles by Kent has small checkmarks. Back wrap is discoloured along outer edges; inner front wrap has small stains along the top edge. Small crease on top edge of front wrap and pages. Solid copy. In 1772, sixteen year old Richard Bolitho joins The Gorgon, which sails… Read more
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Cold Vengeance the Black Berets # 2

by McCray, Mike

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Published
1984
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780440113133
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$2.88

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New York: Dell Publishing Co., 1984 174 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Book store stamp on front flyleaf. Wraps have edge wear with surface worn off front corners and a nick on the side edge. Solid copy. The Black Berets former CIA case officer had sent them on a suicide mission to Vietnam then CIA hitmen to finish them off. Now,… Read more
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Sea Road to Camperdown

by Styles, Showell

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780722182321
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$3.79

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Great Britain: Sphere Books, 1976 157 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Wraps have corner creases with surface worn off tip of upper rear. Edges have nicks/tiny tears, with a closed tear at the bottom of the spine cover. Solid copy. Historical fiction about Adam Duncan who led the defeat of the Dutch fleet at the Battle of Camperdown during the bloodiest… Read more
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Sharpe's Fortress Richard Sharpe and the Siege of Gawilghur December 1803.

by Cornwell, Bernard

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780006510314
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London: HarperCollins Publishers, 2000 6th printing. 367 pp. Clean, well-bound pages. Small stain on inner front wrap. Wraps have a few mild creases and wear at the bottom of the spine cover. Spine leans. Solid copy. Follows Sharpe's Triumph. Sharpe searches for revenge on the men who robbed him and encounters William Dodd who escaped from him.
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The Feather Merchants

by Shulman, Max

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Published
1963
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Very Good -
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$4.15

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New York: Bantam Books, 1963 8th printing. 153 pp. Clean, well-bound pages are unmarked. Wraps have cornertip creases. Solid copy. Babes, booze, brass - a riotous novel about one sergeant's war with the U.S. army.
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Phoenix Sub Zero

by Dimercurio, Michael

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
1st Thus
ISBN
9780451406033
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New York: Onyx Books, 1995 460 pp. Clean, tightly bound pages are unmarked. Wraps have edgewear and one corner crease. Nice solid copy. A techno-thriller with the US Navy against an Arab super-sub.
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Shadow Hunter

by Archer, Geoffrey

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780099603801
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Great Britain: Arrow Books, 1990 317 pp. Reprint. Clean, tightly bound pages are unmarked. Wraps have mild edge wear and a few minor creases. Solid copy. Thriller of undersea battles and international tension that brings the world to the brink of catastrophe.
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