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The Killing Fields
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The Killing Fields

By Hudson, Christopher

London: Pan Books. Very Good+. 1984. First British Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading and cover creases, paper edge toned. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover photo uncredited. ; 256 pages; Sydney Schanberg is a New York Times journalist covering the civil war in Cambodia. Together with local journalist Dith Pran, they cover some of the tragedy and madness of the war. When the American forces leave, Dith Pran sends his family with them, but stays behind himself to help Schanberg cover the event. As an American, Schanberg won't have any trouble leaving the country, but the situation is different for Pran; he's Cambodian and the Khmer Rouge are moving in. .

$4.40

For Whom The Bell Tolls
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For Whom The Bell Tolls

By Hemingway, Ernest

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good-. 1964. Reprint; Ninth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading and cover creases, some shelf wear with tiny split at base of spine, paper edge toned. ; Penguin 1066, ninth printing, 1964. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Paul Hogarth. ; Penguin Modern Classics; 448 pages; Hemingway's classic story of four days' action during the Spanish Civil War. .

$5.34

Platoon
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Platoon

By Dye, Dale A

London: Grafton. Very Good. 1988. First British Edition; Fifth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Minor shelf and edge wear, tiny sticker tear to front cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flay copy, no names inside, appears inread. ; 256 pages; Novel based on the screenplay by Oliver Stone. The first casualty of war is innocence. .

$3.00

Warriors For The Working Day
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Warriors For The Working Day

By Elstob, Peter

London: The Companion Book Club. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1961. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Some shelf wear and tear to unclipped DJ with slight loss to top of spine, previous owner name to front endpaper, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Book club edition, June 1961. Tan cloth boards with gilt lettering to maroon spine panel, top edge maroon. Nice tight copy. ; 320 pages; The men of the Royal Tank Corps had seen off Rommel in the desert and where now trained for the Allied invasion of Europe, but no one could prepare them for the surprise the enemy had in store for them - The Tiger! .

$11.29

An Infinity Of Mirrors
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An Infinity Of Mirrors

By Condon, Richard

London: The Companion Book Club. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1965. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Minor discolouration to spine of unclipped DJ, some foxing to fore edge of reading block. ; Book club edition, October 1965. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to tan spine panel, top edge tan. Nice tight copy, no names inside. DJ artwork by Roger Payne. ; 290 pages; Set in Germany and France before and during World War II, depicting the rise of Nazism through the eyes of a traditional old school Prussian German Army officer and his French Jewish wife. .

$11.29

The Charioteer
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The Charioteer

By Renault, Mary

London: New English Library Ltd. Very Good. 1980. Reprint; Fourth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading creases and edge wear, sticker gosts to front cover and spine, paper edge toned. ; Fourth printing, 1980. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover artwork by Christos Kondeatis. ; 456 pages; A compassionate and deeply understanding novel of homosexual love tracing the shifting relationships of three men. Laurie, the idealist severely wounded at Dunkirk, Andrew the conscientious objector serving as an orderly at a rural veterans' hospital, and Ralph, an earthy, uninhibited naval officer. .

$6.91

KG 200  The Force with No Face
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KG 200 The Force with No Face

By Gilman, J. D; Clive, John

London: Pan Books. Very Good-. 1978. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear with splits to spine extremities, ink numerals to inner front cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; First Pan printing, 1978. Key hole double cover. Nice tight copy no names inside. ; 320 pages; Novel inspired by the German's elite special operations group KG 200. They flew Flying Fortresses. They wore American uniforms, but they were Germans! From a secret base in Norway, crack German pilots plan the ultimate mission. A raid that would bring Allied defeat... .

$7.53

The Pursuit of Admiral Von Spee
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The Pursuit of Admiral Von Spee

By Hough, Richard

London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket. 1969. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Ex-Library . Ex library copy with usual stamps and marks inside. Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, map endpapers. DJ protected by clear library sleeve. DJ design uncredited. ; B&W Photographs; 180 pages; An account of German Vice-Admiral Maximillian von Spee's voyage and battles of his East Asia Squadron between August 6th to December 8th 1914 culminating in the naval engagment to the east of the Falkland Islands that virtually wiped out the Squadron. .

$15.06

Fly for Your Life The Story of R. R. Stanford Tuck, D. S. O. , D. F. C.  and Two Bars
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Fly for Your Life The Story of R. R. Stanford Tuck, D. S. O. , D. F. C. and Two Bars

By Forrester, Larry

London: Panther Books. Very Good-. 1968. Reprint; Third Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Panther 09647. Third printing, 1968. Nice tight copy no names inside. Abridged from original hardback edition. Wrap around cover artwork uncredited. ; 224 pages; Robert Stanford Tuck was one of the world's greatest fighter pilots, with an official 'kill' of 29 enemy aircraft during the Battle of Britain, and more than his share of hair-breadth escapes. He survived two air collisions, baled out, crash-landed several times and ditched in the Channel. On various occasions enemy fire set his aircraft ablaze, shattered his windscreen, blew the throttle lever out of his hand, flipped the oxygen mask off his face. So phenomenal was his luck that he became a legend - "the immortal Tuck" .

$22.60

The Little Ark
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The Little Ark

By De Hartog, Jan

London: Hamish Hamilton. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1953. First British Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Slight shelf wera to uncliped DJ with tiny circular green sticker to base of spine. Light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Maroon cloth boards with silver gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. DJ artwork by Biro. ; B&W Photographs; 272 pages; A story of the floods that followed the great gale of January, 1953, told from the viewpoint of two young Dutch children, Jan aged ten, and Adinda aged eleven. .

$22.60

Kleber's Convoy
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Kleber's Convoy

By Trew, Antony

London: Collins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, fly shadows to endpapers, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Wrap around DJ artwork by Michael Heslop. ; 224 pages; It was the custom of the German Naval Command in World War II to name Allied convoys after the U-Boat commander who made the first sighting report. Kapitanleutnant Johan Kleber sighted convoy JW137, Murmansk bound, as it battered its way through the freezing storms and gloom of an Arctic winter; and so Kleber's Convoy it became. Kleber, with fifteen U-Boats concentrating for the attack, was determined to inflict mortal damage on the convoy of thirty-five merchant ships. The British Vice-Admiral, with twenty-six escort vessels, was determined to get it through. It was to be a fight to the death... .

$15.06

Bravo Two Zero
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Bravo Two Zero

By McNab, Andy

London: Corgi. Very Good-. 1994. Reprint; Eighth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading creases and shelf wear, sticker tear to front cover, tiny closed tear to front endpaper. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside.; Photographs; In January 1991, eight members of the SAS regiment embarked upon a top secret mission that was to infiltrate them deep behind enemy lines. Under the command of Sergeant Andy McNab, they were to sever the underground communication link between Baghdad and north-west Iraq, and to seek and destroy mobile Scud launchers. Their call sign: BRAVO TWO ZERO. A breath taking account of Special Forces soldiering. .

$5.34

Nella Last's War  A Mother's Diary, 1939-45
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Nella Last's War A Mother's Diary, 1939-45

By Last, Nella; Broad, Richard; Fleming, Suzie

London: Sphere Books Limited. Very Good-. 1983. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some reading creases and shelf wear, small splits to rear edge spine extremities, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover design uncredited. ; 320 pages; An insight into life on the Home Front during World War Two. Nella Last kept a diary for the Mass Observation Unit sending them each week details of her daily life, her hopes and fears as a wife and mother, the effect of being bombed, etc. Edited and with a preface by Richard Broad and Suzie Fleming. The wartime diaries were dramatised by Victoria Wood in 2006 as Housewife, 49. The film won two British Academy Television Awards in 2007: "Best Single Drama", and "Best Actress" for Victoria Wood for her portrayal of Nella Last. .

$5.97

Saigon
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Saigon

By Grey, Anthony

London: Pan Books. Very Good. 1983. Reprint; Second Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Original price sticker to front cover, some foxing to spine and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Cathie Felstead. Very heavy book and priced accordingly. ; 752 pages; An epic novel of Vietnam. Joseph Sherman first went there in 1925 as a young fifteen-year-old on a hunting expedition with his family. Through the next five decades he returned again and again, drawn back as much by the strange magic of the land as by Lan, the Vietnamese beauty he could never forget. He was there when the local people rose up against their French colonial masters, when the Legion fought their final battle at Dien Bien Phu, when American military advisors fired their first shots, and was aboard one of the last helicopters as they fled the fallen city of Saigon... .

$15.06

Holocaust
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Holocaust

By Green, Gerald

London: Corgi. Good+; Minor reading creases, some edge and shelf wear, some foxing to . endpapers and edges of reading block, ink stains to base of reading block . with some internal bleed to lower part of leaves. ; Nice tight copy, no . names inside.. 1978. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 416 pages; Novelisation of the author's four part TV mini series telling the story of a German Jewish family interspersed with the diary entries of an SS officer on the staff of Reinhard Heydrich. ; 0552108898 .

$5.97

A Farewell To Arms
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A Farewell To Arms

By Hemingway, Ernest

London: Triad Panther Books. Very Good; Small ink name inside front cover, minor shelf wear. ; Nice . tight flat copy, appears unread. Cover artwork uncredited.. 1977. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 240 pages; Hemingway's classic story of an American ambulance officer serving with the Italians during the First World War. ; 058604471X .

$4.40

The Tartan Pimpernel
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The Tartan Pimpernel

By Caskie, Donald

Edinburgh: Birlinn Ltd. Very Good+; Light reading creases, some foxing to endpapers and edges of . reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover design by James . Hutchison.. 2002. Reprint. Paperback. Third Printing; B&W Photographs; 280 pages; Autobiography of Donald Caskie, minister of the Scots Kirk in Paris at the time of the German invasion of France in 1940. Although he had several opportunities to flee, Caskie stayed behind to help establish a network of safe houses and escape routes for Allied soldiers and airmen trapped in occupied territory. Itroduxtion by Mike Hughes. ; 1841580147 .

$6.91

Fighter  The True Story of the Battle of Britain
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Fighter The True Story of the Battle of Britain

By Deighton, Len

St Albans: Triad Panther Books. Very Good+; Discolured spine with slight sunning to edges, original price . sticker to front cover, minor foxing to endpapers and edges of reading . block. ; First UK paperback edtion Triad Panther. Nice tight flat copy, no . names inside, appears unread. Cover design uncredited.. 1979. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 360 pages; Excellent analysis of the history of the most famous air battle in history, with an introduction by A J P Taylor. ; 0586046119 .

$6.91

Eye Of The Needle
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Eye Of The Needle

By Follett, Ken

London: Futura. Near Fine; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread.. 1990. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Thirteenth Printing; 320 pages; He was a tall, handsome German aristocrat, his code name was The Needle, and he was England's most dangerous enemy. He knew the secret that could win the war for Hitler. She was Lucy Rose, a beautiful young Englishwoman torn between her burning desire and her binding duty. She was the only one who could stop him....; 0708849725 .

$7.53

Gone to Soldiers  A Novel of the Second World War
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Gone to Soldiers A Novel of the Second World War

By Piercy, Marge

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Near Fine; Sticker ghost to rear cover. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names . or marks inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by George Underwood. Heavy . book and priced accordingly.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 864 pages; Huge novel following the lives of ten men and women as they must deal with a world at war. ; 0140107371 .

$15.06

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