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War In The Pacific: America At War Volume 1 (SEVENTH PRINTING PAPERBACK AND UPDATE 2002 SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JEROME T HAGEN)

by Hagen Brigadier General United States Marine Corps Jerome T

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2002
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Near Fine
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2002 Updated Edition
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9780965392709
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Honolulu: Hawaii University, 2002. NrF. 2002 Updated Edition. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JEROME T HAGEN, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'Pearl Harbour/Sept 3, 2002/To -------/This is the way the Pacific War/really was. We must never forget./Semper Fidelis/Jerome T Hagen/B.Gen. USMC (Ret)'. xii,346pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and maps. A well-researched and authoritative account of America… Read more
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Military Intelligence Blunders And Cover-ups (SCARCE 2004 REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED TWICE BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hughes-Wilson, Colonel John

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2004
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Near Fine
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2004 Revised And Updated Edition
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9781841198712
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London: Constable & Robinson, 2004. NrF. 2004 Revised And Updated Edition. SIGNED TWICE BY THE AUTHOR, ONCE ON HALF-TITLE PAGE, INSCRIPTION READS, 'For -----/On an eventful!/Christmas/2004/As ever/John HW', and secondly on title-page SIGNED IN FULL, without dedication or inscription, 'John Hughes-Wilson'. Paperback. x,438pp. Illustrated with maps and diagrams. A revised and updated military intelligence blunders and cover-ups. With 'Sources, Notes… Read more
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London: Greenhill Books, 1990. NrF/NrF. Facsimile edition, first edition thus in d/w. New edition with new illustrations. First published in 1886 as 'Days And Nights Of Service With Sir General Graham's Field Force At Suakin' with text reproduced complete and unabridged, with eight pages of illustrations added taken from 'The Illustrated London News'. xxii,343pp. This is a first class… Read more
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The Riddle Of Napoleon (SCARCE 1937 FIRST ENGLISH FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Brice, Raoul

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1937
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Near Fine
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First UK Edition, First Printing
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Londonn: Putnam, 1937. NrF/VG. First UK edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated. A well-researched and authoritative biography of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821). A biography that is in three parts; a summary of Napoleon's career, an examination of the man himself, his origins, psychology, and physical form, and, lastly, an examination of the influence exerted by his own family… Read more
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The Long March: The Untold Story (UNCOMMON FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, SECOND PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, HARRISON E SALISBURY)

by Salisbury, Harrison E

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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First Edition, Second Printing
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9780060390440
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$34.18

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New York, NY, USA: Harper & Row, 1985. VG/VG. First edition, second printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, HARRISON E SALISBURY, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For ------- -------/With good wishes/from a fellow/?(two indecipherable words)/Harrison Salisbury'. Illustrated with photographs and maps. A well-researched and authoritative account of the… Read more
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Clive Of India (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Bence-Jones, Mark

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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Firrst Edition, First Printing
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9780094598300
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London: Constable, 1974. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with line-drawings and photographs, with folding maps in back of book. A well-researched and authioritative biography of Major-General Robert Clive (1725-1774), also known as Clive of India; who was the first British Governor of the Bengal Presidency. With Bibliography and Index. Some sunning to top-edge; some… Read more
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Seven Troop (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ANDY McNAB)

by McNab, Andy

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2008
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780593059500
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London: Bantam Press, 2008. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with photographs. Andy McNab joined the infantry as a boy soldier. In 1984 he was 'badged' as a member of 22 SAS Regiment and asigned to Seven Troop. He was involved in both covert and overt… Read more
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Richborough Port (SCARCE REVISED EDITION)

by Butler, Robert

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Published
1999
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Very Good Plus
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Revised Edition
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9780953180110
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Ramsgate, Kent: East Kent Maritime Trust/Ramsgate Maritime Museum, 1999. VG+. Revised edition. Oblong paperback, size 30 by 21 cms. 32pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps. Details of the port, concentrating on the First World War developments. very light chipping to head and tail of spine; very light surface indentations to rear cover; else a very good plus copy… Read more
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Tornado Down (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST PAPERBACK PENGUIN EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR JOHN NICHOL)

by Peters, John And Nichol, John (RAF Flight Lieutenants)

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Published
1998
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Fine
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First Paperback Edition
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9780140270815
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London: Penguin, 1998. Fine. First paperback edition, sixteenth printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOHN NICHOL, without dedication or inscription on title-page. xx,292pp. Illustrated with photographs and maps. RAF Flight Lieutenants John Peters and John Nichol were shot down over enemy territory on their first bombing mission of the Gulf War. With Glossary and Index. A fine copy of a SCARCE… Read more
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With Those In Peril: A Chaplain's Life In The Royal Navy (SCARCE FIRST EDITION THUS SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LOVELL POCOCK)

by Pocock, Rev Lovell

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Published
1989
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition Thus
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9781854210470
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Upton-upon-Severn: Privately Published, 1989. VG+/NrF. First edition thus in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, REV LOVELL POCOCK, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Signing reads, 'F L Pocock'. Illustrated with photographs. The Rev Frank Lovell Pocock (born 1908-?) was the son of a Devonport vicar. He followed his father's calling and became a man of the cloth,… Read more
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One Step Beyond (FINE COPY OF UNCOMMON PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION, FOURTEENTH PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, CHRIS MOON)

by Moon, Chris

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Published
2000
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Fine
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First Paperback Edition, Fourteenth Prin
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9780330371551
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London: Pan, 2000. Fine. First paperback edition, fourteenth printing. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, CHRIS MOON, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To -------/Keep on Keeping On!/Bestest/Chris Moon'. xii,412pp. Illustrated with photographs. Chris Moon is one of the few people to survive kidnap by the Khmer Rouge, and to survive being blown up in Mozambique where he lost his… Read more
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Soldier 'I': The Story Of An SAS Hero (SCARCE PAPERBACK EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETE WINNER)

by Winner, Pete

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Published
2010
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Very Good
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Fifth Printing
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9781846039959
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Botley, Oxford: Osprey, 2010. VG. Later printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PETE WINNER, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To ----/all best wishes/Soldier 'I'/P Winner/20-7-2014'. 391pp. Illustrated with photographs. Eighteen years in the SAS saw Pete Winner, codenamed Soldier 'I', survive the savage battle of Mirbat, parachute into the icy depths of the South Atlantic at the… Read more
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Tomi: A Childhood Under The Nazis (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, TOMI UNGERER)

by Ungerer, Tomi

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Published
1998
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Very Good
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First edition, First Printing
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9781570981630
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Niwot, Colorado, USA: Roberts Rinehart, 1998. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, TOMI UNGERER, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'For ------- --------/en souvenir/du (?French town name)/T Ungerer'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. The war-time autobiography of French-artist and writer Tomi Ungerer (1931-2019). The Nazis marched into Alsace,… Read more
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Bristol: Cerberus, 2005. NrF/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, TONY REDDING, AND SIGNED BY SUBJECT OF BOOK, SIDNEY KNOTT, DFC, on title-page without dedications or inscriptions. Profusely illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative account of Bomber Command's war by Lancaster rear-gunner W/O Sidney Knott, DFC, initially with 467 Squadron, Royal Australian Air… Read more
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Your Dear Letter: Private Correspondence Of Queen Victoria And The Crown Princess Of Prussia 1865-1871 (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Fulford, Roger (Editor)

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Published
1971
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780237351878
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London: Evans Brothers, 1971. VG+/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with photograps and line-drawings. The correspondence between Queen Victoria and her eldest daughter, Crown Princess of Prussia, between 1865 and 1871. This covers the period of political anxiety and the Austria-Prussian War and the Franco-Prussian War. With Index. Minor spotting to top-edge and fore-edge; sunning… Read more
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Best Little Stories From The Civil War with Varina: Forgotten First Lady (FIFTH PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, C BRIAN KELLY AND INGRID SMYER)

by Kelly, C Brian with Smyer, Ingrid

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Published
1997
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Fine
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First Edition, Fifth Printing
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9781888952803
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Nashville, Tennessee, USA: Cumberland House, 1997. Fine. First edition, fifth printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, C BRIAN KELLY AND INGRID SMYER, without dedications on half-title page. Signings read, 'Best Little Wishes!/C Brian Kelly' and 'Enjoy our books/Ingrid Smyer'. xix,332pp. 'Best Little Stories From The Civil War' is a collection of more than one hundred true stories from America's most… Read more
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London: Grub Street, 2003. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with photographs and maps. A history of 283, 284, 293 and 294 Walrus Squadrons, operating from North Africa, Sicily, Italy and Sardinia during the Second World War and carrying out air sea rescues. With Appendixes and Index of Personnel. A fine copy, in a fine… Read more
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Tooting Bec, London: St Anselm's Church, 2014. Fine. First Edition. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NICK DUNNE, without dedication or inscription on title-page. 152pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative remembrance of the fallen in Two World Wars in the parish of Tooting Bec, London. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, NICK… Read more
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Spirit Of The Blue: Peter Ayerst - A Fighter Pilot's Story (SCARCE LATER PRINTING SIGNED BY PETER AYERST)

by Thomas, Hugh

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Published
2009
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Fine
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Later Printing
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9780750942539
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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2009. Fine. Later printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE SUBJECT OF THE BOOK, Peter Ayerst. Inscription reads, 'To -----/With best wishes/Peter Ayerst/25 July 2009'. x,254pp. Illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative biography of English Wing Commander Peter Ayerst DFC (1920-2014) who was a Second World War fighter pilot flying Hurricanes with RAF number… Read more
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A Popular History Of The Great War (SCARCE 1919 HARBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Rowe, John G

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Published
1919
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Epworth Press/J Alfred Sharp, 1919. VG. First edition. No d/w. Maroon cloth. Lettered gilt on front cover and spine. vii,656pp. Illustrated with a frontispiece photograph of Kitchener, and a photograph of Field-Marshal Earl Roberts of Kandahar, and of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Beatty; with map endpapers and paste-downs. With Synopsis. Age-tanning to edges of pages; previous owner signature… Read more
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