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cover of Hitler's Last Weapons: The Underground War Against the V1 and V2

Hitler's Last Weapons: The Underground War Against the V1 and V2

by Garlinski, Jozef

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780417034300
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$10.72

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London, England: Magnum Books, 1979. Book. Good. Paperback. First Thus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Paperback, first thus, 172gms, 244 pages. An extraordinary story of the dramatic race to halt Hitler's secret weapons programme. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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cover of Great Decision, The: The Secret History of the Atomic Bomb

Great Decision, The: The Secret History of the Atomic Bomb

by Amrine, Michael

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Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.01

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London, England: William Heinemann Limited, 1960. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 344gms, 251 pages. This book covers the 116 crucial days in office of Truman before making the decision to drop the bomb on Hiroshima. Book is in good condition… Read more
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cover of Encyclopedia of Weaponry, The: From Stone Spears to Guided Missiles

Encyclopedia of Weaponry, The: From Stone Spears to Guided Missiles

by Hogg, Ian V.

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781861602046
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$8.58

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London, England: Quantum Books, 1998. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1190gms, 224 pages. This book traces the development of weaponry from prehistory to the Gulf War and beyond. Throughout, illustrations, diagrams and charts complement the authoritative text. Book is in… Read more
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cover of Directory of the World's Weapons, The: A Complete Guide to Over 600 War Machines

Directory of the World's Weapons, The: A Complete Guide to Over 600 War Machines

by

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781856053488
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$8.93

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Northants, England: Index Books, 1996. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1115gms, 188 pages plus index. A Complete Guide to Over 600 War Machines. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in… Read more
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cover of Fatal Choice: Nuclear Weapons and the Illusion of Missile Defense

Fatal Choice: Nuclear Weapons and the Illusion of Missile Defense

by Butler, Richard

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Published
2001
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781865087955
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$5.36

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Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin, 2001. Book. Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, reprint Edition, 242gms, 178 pages. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined… Read more
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cover of Complete Collector' and Traders' Guide, The: Guns of the World

Complete Collector' and Traders' Guide, The: Guns of the World

by Tanner, Hans (ed)

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Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$14.29

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New York, USA: Bonanza Books, 1977. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Second Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 1,100gms, 366 pages, blank endpapers. Guns of the World is the most authoritative book of its kind and is a comprehensive catelog that is a collector's paradise. Book… Read more
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cover of Imperial Austria: Treasures of Art, Arms & Armour from the State of Syria

Imperial Austria: Treasures of Art, Arms & Armour from the State of Syria

by Krenn, Peter; and Karcheski (Jr), Walter J.

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Edition Not Stated
ISBN
9781875460113
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$35.74

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Australia: Art Exhibitions Australia Limited, 1998. Book. Very Good. Soft Card Cover. Edition Not Stated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft card cover, edition not stated, 748gms, 133 pages. Published to complement the same named exhibition in Australia that documents an important part of Austria's cultural, artistic and technological history. Book is in very good condition with minor… Read more
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cover of Encyclopedia of Sea Warfare, The: From the First Ironclads to the Present Day

Encyclopedia of Sea Warfare, The: From the First Ironclads to the Present Day

by Warner, O; Bennett, Capt G; Macintyre, Capt Donald; Uhlig, Frank; Wettern, Desmond; and Preston, Antony

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Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Impression
ISBN
9780725402495
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$14.29

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Sydney, Australia: Ure Smith P/L, 1976. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Second Impression. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, fsecond impression, 1320gms, 250 pages plus index, illustrated endpapers. This book is the most comprehensive compilation of pictures, maps, ship drawings and authoritative text yet assembled on the history of war… Read more
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cover of Weapons of Mass Destruction; The No-Nonsense Guid to Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Weapons Today

Weapons of Mass Destruction; The No-Nonsense Guid to Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Weapons Today

by Hutchinson, Robert

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297830917
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$11.44

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London, England: Orion Publishing Group, The, 2003. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 283 pages, bright orange coloured endpapers. Here, for the first time, is a no-nonsense guide to the terrifying arsenal of nuclear, biological and chemical weapons available… Read more
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cover of Guns and How They Work

Guns and How They Work

by Hogg, Ian V.

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Published
1979
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780856854927
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$8.58

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London, England: Marshall Cavendish Books Limited, 1979. Book. Fair. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover book with black cloth boards and dust jacket, first edition, 185pp, weighs 1050gms.This book covers not only the history of firearms and their development, but also describes their workings and components. This is a fair copy with… Read more
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cover of World's Most Powerful Rifles and Handguns, The

World's Most Powerful Rifles and Handguns, The

by Adam, Robert

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Published
1991
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781853483288
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$21.44

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London, England: New Burlington Books, 1991. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover book with black cloth boards and dust jacket, first edition, 128pp, weighs 742gms. Includes information on revolvers, self-loading pistols, single-shot handguns, sporting and military rifles - detailed coverage of the hottest properties in the firearms world. Also includes… Read more
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cover of Gun Collector's Fact Book, The

Gun Collector's Fact Book, The

by Steinwedel, Louis. William

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780668034999
Item Price
$12.86

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New York, USA: Arco Publishing Company, Inc., 1975. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 575gms, 217 pages, blank slightly discoloured endpapers. This is an illustrated guide to the gentle art of gun collecting- where and how to buy antique guns, what… Read more
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cover of Next World War, The: The Warriors and Weapons of the New Battlefields in Cyberspace

Next World War, The: The Warriors and Weapons of the New Battlefields in Cyberspace

by Adams, James

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Published
1999
Condition
Good
Edition
Arrow Books Edition
ISBN
9780099225423
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$9.29

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Milsons Point, Australia: Arrow Books Limited, 1999. Book. Good. Paperback. Arrow Books Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback, Arrow Books Edition, 300gms, 438 pages. It is Information Warfare- the ability to fight and win wars using the awesome power of computers and microtechnology. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout,… Read more
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cover of Arms and Armor in The Art Institute of Chicago

Arms and Armor in The Art Institute of Chicago

by Karcheski (Jr), Walter J.

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780821222058
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$35.74

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New York, USA: Little Brown & Company, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with orange/brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1050gms, 128 pages. This book is an elegant anthology and basic reference to The Art Institute of Chicago's much loved arms and armor collection. Book is in… Read more
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cover of Modern Sporting Guns

Modern Sporting Guns

by Stevenson, Jan

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Published
1988
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780861012343
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$14.29

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London, England: Salamander Books Ltd, 1988. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover book with red cloth boards and dust jacket, first edition, 192pp, weighs 1045gms. A magnificent encyclopedia of modern target and hunting weapons. Includes comprehensive coverage of rifles, shotguns and handguns. This is a good solid copy with moderate… Read more
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cover of Battlefield: The Skills of Modern War

Battlefield: The Skills of Modern War

by Miller, David

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781853611698
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$17.87

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London, England: Brian Trodd Publishing House Limited, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1385gms, 200 pages. This unique book explores in depth the way modern warfare is conducted. Unlike many other military books, this book doesn't concentrate on a particular… Read more
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cover of Illustrated History of Firearms, An

Illustrated History of Firearms, An

by Hogg, Ian. V.

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Published
1980
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855581084
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$7.15

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Gladesville, Australia: Golden Press Pty Ltd, 1980. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, First Edition, 550gms, 64 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This is an illustrated history of firearms. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration/spotting to title page, otherwise no other… Read more
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cover of Illustrated Encyclopedia of Firearms, The

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Firearms, The

by Hogg, Ian V.

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Published
1987
Condition
Fair to Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780906286418
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$14.29

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London, England: New Burlington Books, 1987. Book. Fair to Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover book with red cloth boards and dust jacket, reprint edition, 320pp, weighs 1625gms. This book covers military and civil firearms from the beginnings to the present day. Contents includes: The Hand Gonne; The Matchlock; The Wheel-Lock; The… Read more
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cover of War Machines: Sea - From Phoenician Galleys to Polaris Submarines

War Machines: Sea - From Phoenician Galleys to Polaris Submarines

by Perlmutter, Tom (ed)

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780706404159
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$14.29

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London, England: Octopus Books Limited, 1975. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with blue pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 814gms, 140 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is a story that begins with boats made from papyrus and ends with Polaris and today's nuclear powered ships. This superbly illustrated book… Read more
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cover of Sporting Guns

Sporting Guns

by Akehurst, Richard

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Published
1972
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780706401035
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$7.15

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London, England: Octopus Books Limited, 1972. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 575gms, 96 pages, orange coloured endpapers. This richly illustrated book by Richard Akehurst traces the development of sporting guns and fowling related to contemporary history from the sixteenth… Read more
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