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By Eric Williams

London : Collins, 1968. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8. A sequel with more accounts of a further 18 people who escaped from captivity in wartime. In clean and sound condition but with some shelf wear and a small tear to the edges of the dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$5.29

From Capetown to Ladysmith
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From Capetown to Ladysmith

By G W Steevens

Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood, 1900. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4.5" x 7.5. Personal recollections of the war in South Africa. A clean and sound book, the fold out map is in good order. previous owner's name sticker at the head of the front free end paper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$5.62

World War II in the Philippines: A Pictorial Review
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World War II in the Philippines: A Pictorial Review

By Phillip P Katz

Philippines: Eugene J Adams, 1994. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 11" x 8.5. A pictorial record of the Japanese capture of the Philippines during World Ware two and the recapture by the allies. In clean and sound condition. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$15.87

The Bystander's Fragments No. 5.  Vol.V
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The Bystander's Fragments No. 5. Vol.V

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$11.64

The Bystander's Fragments From All The Fronts Number Six.  Vol. VI
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The Bystander's Fragments From All The Fronts Number Six. Vol. VI

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. Please note that the title page is entitled "Fragments from France" although the content is different to the book of that title.In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$12.56

The Bystander's Fragments Away from France.  Number Eight.  Vol.VIII
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The Bystander's Fragments Away from France. Number Eight. Vol.VIII

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$16.53

More Fragments From France Vol. II
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More Fragments From France Vol. II

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$6.61

The Bystander's Fragments From France Number Seven.  Vol. VII
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The Bystander's Fragments From France Number Seven. Vol. VII

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition apart from some wear externally particularly around the spine. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$26.45

Still More Bystander Fragments From France No. 3 Vol. III
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Still More Bystander Fragments From France No. 3 Vol. III

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$9.52

The Bystander's Fragments From France Number Four.  Vol. IV
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The Bystander's Fragments From France Number Four. Vol. IV

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$13.22

The Bystander's Fragments From France Sixth Edition
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The Bystander's Fragments From France Sixth Edition

By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather

London: The Bystander, 1916. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. A selection of humourous cartoons depicting army life in World War I drawn by a serving British officer, famous for his creation of the character Old Bill. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. There is a gifting dedication added to the first page dated 1916. This is an original 1916 edition and not a modern reproduction.

$13.22

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.

$3.31

Sub-Lieutenant John Cloche
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Sub-Lieutenant John Cloche

By Percy F Westerman

London : Blackie & Son Ltd. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 7.5. H Pym. A second world war naval adventure story of the type, for which, this popular author is famous. Not dated, quite common for this publisher, but printed to war economy standards which could well make this a first edition. In clean and sound condition, with light spotting in places and a presentation book plate inside the front board. The dust wrapper is worn with minor loss to the head and foot of the spine and a piece missing from the back approximately 2" square. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$10.51

Of Their Own Choice.  Captain Peter Churchill's own account of his first secret mission to Wartime France.
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Of Their Own Choice. Captain Peter Churchill's own account of his first secret mission to Wartime France.

By Peter Churchill

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1952. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 7.5. A second world war British agent who operated in France describes his time there. (Peter Churchill, the author, was subsequently played by Trevor Howard in the film "Odette"). A clean and tidy book although the dust jacket is worn and has signs of handling. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any questions.

$6.61

War of the U-Boats.  British Merchantmen Under Fire
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War of the U-Boats. British Merchantmen Under Fire

By Bernard Edwards

Barnsley: Pen & Sword Maritime, 2006. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6.5" x 9.5. A good account of how British merchant seamen coped with the ever present risk posed by German submarines during World War 2. In clean and sound condition but with a price-clipped dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$7.27

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.

$5.95

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.

$11.89

The World at War 1939-1945
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The World at War 1939-1945

By Edgar Holt

London: Putnam, 1956. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8. A "lest we forget" style publication intended to tell a younger generation about the second world war. In clean and sound condition with a good dust wrapper. There is evidence of previous ownership on both free ends papers. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$4.43

Petain's Crime.  The Full Story of the French Collaborations in the Holocaust
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Petain's Crime. The Full Story of the French Collaborations in the Holocaust

By Paul Webster

London: Macmillan & Co.Ltd, 1990. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. An account of how a French military hero of the first World war came to head the Vichy government in World war 2. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. The binding is sound but there is reading wear / signs of handling. the dust wrapper is in a protective sleeve. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$3.90

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

$6.61

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