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Passchendaele 1917.  Battle Story
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Passchendaele 1917. Battle Story

By Chris McNab

Stroud, Glocs.: The History Press, 2015. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 8. A very readable account of the battle that raged for 3 months in 1917. The battle is sometimes referred to as the Third Ypres. Illustrated. A once read copy with not reading creases to the spine or other obvious damage. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$1.02

We Die Alone.  An epic of escape and endurance.
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We Die Alone. An epic of escape and endurance.

By David Howarth

London : Collins, 1955. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" x 8. The true story of how, in 1943, a Norwegian soldier named Jan Baalsrud and eleven colleagues set out to sabotage a German military base. They were betrayed but Baalsrud escaped and endured severe physical hardship to make it back to Scotland and continue training fellow Norwegians for the war effort. He is now recognised as a Norwegian hero. A clean and sound book, apart from a previous owner's name on the front free end paper. The dust wrapper is worn and shows signs of handling, it is now protected by a non-intrusive clear cover. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$5.40

From the Trenches.  Louvain to the Aisne, the First Record of an Eye-Witness
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From the Trenches. Louvain to the Aisne, the First Record of an Eye-Witness

By Geoffrey Winthrop Young

London: T Fisher Unwin, 1914. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 7.5. One of the first accounts to be published during the first world war of life in the trenches. This is a second impression copy from October 1914, it was first published earlier in October and quickly sold out. The author was famed a mountaineer but worked as an ambulance driver and correspondent for the Daily News during World War I until he lost a leg in an explosion, this did not curtail his mountaineering. Brown cloth covered boards with black lettering. Shows some discolouration to the ends papers and there is some light spotting to the early and late pages. Both ends papers are cracked on the hinge but the linen hinge is still holding. This is a scarce book and is a 1914 edition and NOT a modern reproduction. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Pleas call or email with your questions.

$143.89

Countermeasures Against U-boats During World War Two.  The Monthly Reviews.  The U-boat Archive Volume 3
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Countermeasures Against U-boats During World War Two. The Monthly Reviews. The U-boat Archive Volume 3

By Jak P Mallmann Showell (Ed)

Milton Keynes: The Military Press, 2002. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. This is one of a series of books that give military historians details of German U-boat operations during World War 2 from official sources. In this case the monthly reports to senior officers on shipping losses etc. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$53.99

Extracts from The United States Strategic Bombing Strategy Bombing Survey of the German U-boat Industry  The U-boat Archive Volume 5
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Extracts from The United States Strategic Bombing Strategy Bombing Survey of the German U-boat Industry The U-boat Archive Volume 5

By Jak P Mallmann Showell (Ed)

Milton Keynes: The Military Press, 2003. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. This is one of a series of books that give military historians details of German U-boat operations during World War 2 from official sources. In this case the damage done to German submarine operations by the US bombing activities. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$32.39

What Britain Knew and Wanted to Know about U-boats.  Volume 1.  The U-boat Archive Yearbook for 2001
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What Britain Knew and Wanted to Know about U-boats. Volume 1. The U-boat Archive Yearbook for 2001

By Jak P Mallmann Showell (Ed)

The Military Press, 2001. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. Thsi is one of a series of books that give military historians details of German U-boat operations during World War 2 from official sources. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$32.39

Fighters of the Luftwaffe
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Fighters of the Luftwaffe

By Joachim Dressel and Manfred Griehl

London : Arms and Armour, 1993. Hardcover. Good/Good. 9" X 11.5. A well illustrated guide to the fighter aircraft operated by the German air force during World war II. In clean and sound condition with just a little shelf wear. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$7.13

Sedgemoor 1685.  An Account and an Anthology
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Sedgemoor 1685. An Account and an Anthology

By David G Chandler

London: Anthony Mott Ltd, 1985. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 6.5" x 9.5. A detailed account of the Battle of Sedgemoor (Somerset), the last pitched battle to be fought on English soil, with data from a number of sources. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and a protected dust jacket. Still a clean and sound copy. The fold-out map is in good order. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.89

Gunboat Command.  The Biography of Lieutenant Commander Robert Hichens DSO DSC RNVR
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Gunboat Command. The Biography of Lieutenant Commander Robert Hichens DSO DSC RNVR

By Antony Hichens

Barnesley: Pen & Sword, 2007. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6.5" x 9.5. A biography of the most decorated member of the RNVR during World war II. He commanded the Royal navy's motor Torpedo Boats and Motor Gun Boats before being killed in action in 1943. A clean and sound copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$8.62

Halstead and Colne Valley at War (1939-1945)
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Halstead and Colne Valley at War (1939-1945)

By Dave Osborne

Halstead, Essex: Halstead and District Local History Society, 1983. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. This booklet gives a fascinating, illustrated history of impact of World war 2 on the area around Halstead in the north of the English county of Essex. Includes lists of bombings and aircraft crashes. Externally the spine is faded through sunning but this is still a clean and sound copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$4.25

Massoud des Russes aux Talibans.
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Massoud des Russes aux Talibans.

By Jean-Pierre Perrin

Paris: Editions 1 Quai de Seine, 2001. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 9.5" x 12. Reza. A biography through 20 years of the life of the Afghan military leader who fought the Taliban and faced the Russian invasion, before being killed by Moroccan suicide bombers in 2001. A clean and sound copy with good quality colour photography offering a fascinating insight to life in Afghanistan. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$27.28

Small Boat Raiders
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Small Boat Raiders

By Graeme Cook

London: Hart-Davis MacGibbon Ltd, 1977. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8.5. A selection of true stories describing the operation of small surface craft by navies during World War II. In clean and sound condition with minor shelf wear to the edges of the boards and dust wrapper, which has been price clipped. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$8.42

Perlethorpe to Portsmouth etc., etc.
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Perlethorpe to Portsmouth etc., etc.

By Roland Clarke

Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A personal account of a Royal Navy sailor serving on Motor Gun Boats during World war 2. In clean and sound condition with just minor wear to the corners. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$14.38

Armies of the Middle East
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Armies of the Middle East

By Otto von Pivka

Cambridge: Patrick Stephens, 1979. Hardcover. Good/Good. 8" X 9.5. A book that looks at the size and armaments of the various armies in the Middle East and the conflicts in which they have fought. In cl;ean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$2.88

The Queen's Shilling.  A Soldier's Story
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The Queen's Shilling. A Soldier's Story

By Major Arthur Griffiths

London: Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd , 1905. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 7.5. An account of life in the British army during the reign of Queen Victoria. This is a genuine 1905 edition and not a modern reproduction. In clean and sound condition, free from marks and inscriptions. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$28.78

The Imapct of Catastrophe.  The people of Essex and the First World War (1914 - 1920)
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The Imapct of Catastrophe. The people of Essex and the First World War (1914 - 1920)

By Paul Rusiecki

Chelmsford: Essex Record Office, 2008. Paperback. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 9.5. A book that looks at how the great war impacted all aspects of life in the English county of Essex, mainly drawn from contemporary sources. In clean and sound condition, there are some reading creases to the spine and minor wear to the corners. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions. A slightly heavier book some shipping destinations / speeds may attract additional carriage charges.

$20.87

East of Arras: The story of Private Charles Norman Gardiner
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East of Arras: The story of Private Charles Norman Gardiner

By Dr Tim Gardiner

Manningtree, Essex: Poppy Poetry, 2015. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8.5. A collection of writings from the war diary of private in the British army who sadly died in 1917. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$4.61

ISANDLWANA: 1879 (Battles in Focus)
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ISANDLWANA: 1879 (Battles in Focus)

By Beckett, Ian

London: Brassey's UK, 2003. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 7.5" x 10. An account of one of the British army's less successful ventures during the Zulu wars. There is a neat gifting dedication on the half title page. A clean and sound copy in a tight binding with light shelf wear, once read. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$1.08

War Time Memories
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War Time Memories

By Bramford Local History Group

Bramford, Suffolk: Bramford Local History Group, 2005. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A booklet published in the Suffolk village of Bramford, near Ipswich, where local people recall their experiences of World war II. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$7.92

A Miscellany of Memories
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A Miscellany of Memories

By The Pattemore Pen Pushers

Privately Published. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. An anthology of writings about American service personnel based in the east of England during World War II. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$8.62

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