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Canberra.  The Operational Record
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Canberra. The Operational Record

By Robert Jackson

Shrewsbury: Airlife, 1988. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 7.5" x 10. A well illustrated guide to the operation of the English Electric Canberra, a british military aircraft. In clean and sound condition with just evidence of a previous owner at the head of the front free end paper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$3.91

Pilot's Notes The Spitfire VI Aeroplane. Merlin 47 Engine
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Pilot's Notes The Spitfire VI Aeroplane. Merlin 47 Engine

Wilsmslow Cheshire: Air Data Publications. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A facsimile reproduction of a British Air Ministry second world war booklet giving military pilots information salient to operating these aircraft types (explanation of controls etc). In clean and sound condition, fold-outs are in good order. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$9.80

Pilot's Notes Spitfire VA, VB and VC Aircraft.  Merlin 45. 45M, 46, 50, 50A, 50M, 55 or 55 Engine and Seafire IB. IIC and III
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Pilot's Notes Spitfire VA, VB and VC Aircraft. Merlin 45. 45M, 46, 50, 50A, 50M, 55 or 55 Engine and Seafire IB. IIC and III

By Air Ministry

Wilsmslow Cheshire: Air Data Publications. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A facsimile reproduction of a British Air Ministry second world war booklet giving military pilots information salient to operating these aircraft types (explanation of controls etc). Not dates but probably 1990s. In clean and sound condition, fold-outs are in good order. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$3.27

Sea Harrier and AV-8B
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Sea Harrier and AV-8B

By Robert Jackson

London: Blandford Press, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 7.5" x 10. A history of the design, build and operation of this V/STOL British military jet aircraft. In clean and sound condition. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$3.27

The Story of the Royal Regiment of Artillery
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The Story of the Royal Regiment of Artillery

By C A L Graham

Woolwich: Royal Artillery Institution, 1944. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 7. An illustrated history of this British Army Regiment. Shows some reading wear There are some rust stains around the staples and a previous owner's name inked at the top of the front cover. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$5.21

The Picnic Basket.
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The Picnic Basket.

By Major General Sir Edward Spears

London: Secker & Warburg, 1967. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" x 9. A distinguished British soldier recounts some incidents from his career. They are a slightly muddled collection from childhood to his military career. Evidence of previous ownership on the front free end paper, some newspaper cutting pasted inside the back board and some neat notes on a blank page. otherwise clean and sound.

$5.88

A Seaman's Pocketbook June 1943
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A Seaman's Pocketbook June 1943

By Not Credited

London: HMSO, 1943. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. A training handbook issued to members of the British Royal Navy. Evidence of previous ownership inside front board, otherwise clean and tidy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Please call or email with your questions regarding this book. The print code is for 1944.

$6.52

Something Wrong With Our Ships
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Something Wrong With Our Ships

By F J Crossley

Holt Norfolk: F J Crossley, 2008. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 9. A novel about the British Navy and Prussian recruit who spies for Germany during World War I. In clean and sound condition but with some reading wear. There is a gifting dedication signed by the author on the title page. The book carries an invalid ISBN - 9780965032508. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$6.53

Manual of Seamanship.  Vol II.  1932 B.R.68
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Manual of Seamanship. Vol II. 1932 B.R.68

By Not Credited

London: HMSO, 1943. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" X 8.5. A handbook for sailors in the British Royal Navy, with details of knots, flags, ships equipment etc. A 1943 reprint of the 1932 edition. Addendum I included.Blue cloth covered boards, Previous owner's name inside front cover. Fold outs complete and in good order. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the day they are received. . Call or email us with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage".

$5.62

They Flew Through Sand.  The Notes and Sketches of an RAF Officer in the Western Desert
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They Flew Through Sand. The Notes and Sketches of an RAF Officer in the Western Desert

By George W Houghton

London: Jarrolds Publishers (London) Ltd. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. Drawings and descriptions of military flying in north Africa during World War 2. Not dated but believed to be from 1942 or the later part of the war. Internally clean and sound although externally there is wear and fading and a pencilled name at the top of the front board. No dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$11.74

The Naval Air War 1939-1945
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The Naval Air War 1939-1945

By Nathan Miller

The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Compamy of America, 1980. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" x 9. A book that explores the role of naval based aviation during World War 2. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and the benefit of a protected dust wrapper. Otherwise a tidy copy, available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$6.53

The Fake Defector.  The Truth About Commander Crabb.  The Most Sensational Real-Life Espionage Story of the Age
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The Fake Defector. The Truth About Commander Crabb. The Most Sensational Real-Life Espionage Story of the Age

By J Bernard Hutton

London: Howard Baker Publishers, 1970. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" x 9. An account of how missing British military diver Commander Lionel "Buster" Crabb joined the Soviet navy. The book has the ISBN 093070608 which does not appear to be valid. A story that goes well beyond the official version of events. A clean and sound copy although the dust wrapper has some wear. Previous owner's signature on the front free end paper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$178.98

The Battleship Fuso.  (Anatomy of the Ship)
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The Battleship Fuso. (Anatomy of the Ship)

By Janusz Skulski

London: Conway Maritime Press, 1998. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 10.5" x 9.5. A fascinating book that uses detailed drawings and archive photographs to depict the super-dreadnought japanese battleship Fuso. Built in 1914 and the subject of two major rebuilds before Japan's entry to World war 2. it was sunk in 1944. The book is ex-library but with only one rubber stamp mark but the front free end paper neatly removed. There is evidence of a later owner on the half title page. There are some neat hand-written notes on the rear free end paper, otherwise this is a clean and sound book. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries. This book can only be shipped outside the UK if you order using the fast / air mail service.

$52.24

Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1972 Edition
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Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1972 Edition

By John P Milford Reid (Ed)

London : Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund and Royal Air Forces Association, 1972. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. The official souvenir book of the RAF that was sold at air displays, open days etc during 1971. Some wear but still in tidy condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$5.23

Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1971 Edition
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Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1971 Edition

By John P Milford Reid (Ed)

London : Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund and Royal Air Forces Association, 1971. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. The official souvenir book of the RAF that was sold at air displays, open days etc during 1971. Plenty of information on the Jaguar aircraft. Some wear but still in tidy condition. The cover is detached from the staples but still present. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.27

The Luftwaffe Bombers' Battle of Britain.  The Inside story:  July - October 1940
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The Luftwaffe Bombers' Battle of Britain. The Inside story: July - October 1940

By Chris Goss

Manchester: Crecy Publishing, 2000. Hardcover. Good/Good. 7.5" x 10. A fascinating book, written by a serving RAF officer, which gives first hand accounts by former personnel of the Luftwaffe and RAF as to their roles during the Battle of Britain. The book has had the front free end paper neatly removed and a previous owner's name label applied to the title page. There are some neatly written notes on one blank page at the back of the book. The back of the dust wrapper has been folded at some stage. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$4.25

Strange Company
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Strange Company

By Adrian Liddell Hart

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1953. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.75" x 8.25. A British journalist tells how he spent two years in the French Foreign Legion from 1951 - 1953. A clean and sound book although there is a previous owner's name sticker on the front free end paper and some newspaper clippings pasted inside the back board. The dust wrapper has wear and some loss. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. please email your queries.

$20.84

HMS Vanguard 1944 - 1960.  Britain's Last Battleship
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HMS Vanguard 1944 - 1960. Britain's Last Battleship

By Neil McCart

Liskeard: Maritime Books, 2001. Hardcover. Good/Good. 8" X 9.5. A well illustrated history of the last battleship in the British Royal Navy. Not fitted out at the end of the 2nd World war it was famed for taking the royal Family to South Africa in 1947. A good copy there is some evidence of previous ownership on a couple of pages. The spine of the dust wrapper has faded through sunning. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, although if your destination is outside the UK please only order via the fast / air shipping service. Please email with any queries regarding this book.

$52.24

Pai Naa.  The Story of an Englishwoman's Survival in the Malayan Jungle
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Pai Naa. The Story of an Englishwoman's Survival in the Malayan Jungle

By Dorothy Thatcher & Robert cross

London: White Lion Publishers, 1974. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 8.5. The story of Nona Baker who survived on the Malayan peninsula during the Japanese invasion working alongside the Chinese guerrillas. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers, the dust wrapper has been bonded to the boards. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$4.25

Most Unfavourable Ground.  The Battle of Loos 1915
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Most Unfavourable Ground. The Battle of Loos 1915

By Niall Cherry

Solihull: Helion &Company Ltd. , 2005. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 6" x 9.5. A detailed account of this first world war battle in France during 1915 where the Germans repulsed an advance from the British and French troops. In clean and sound condition, the book has had a previous owner's name label added to the front free end paper and a neat hand written bibliography at the back of the book. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. please email with any queries.

$24.76

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