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The Guns of Navarone

by Maclean,Alastair

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9780006172475
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London: Fontana, 1959 Twelve hundred British soldiers isolated on the small island of Kheros off the Turkish coast, waiting to die. Twelve hundred lives in jeopardy, lives that could be saved if only the guns could be silenced. The guns of Navarone, vigilant, savage and catastrophically accurate. Navarone itself, grim bastion of narrow straits manned by a mixed garrison of… Read more
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Force 10 from Navarone

by Maclean, Alastair

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Published
1968
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Very Good+
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1st.US Ed..
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New York: Doubleday, 1968 A sequel to the Guns of Navarone. The intrepid heroes, airlifted into wartime Yugoslavia dealt with various complicated and dangerous situations between the competing activities of the Nazis, Chetnicks and Partisans The later movie of the same name was loosely based on this novel.274p. . 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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Force 10 from Navarone

by Maclean, Alastair

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Published
1968
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Very Good+
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1st.US Ed..
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London: Fontana/Collins, 1968 A sequel to the Guns of Navarone. The intrepid heroes, airlifted into wartime Yugoslavia dealt with various complicated and dangerous situations between the competing activities of the Nazis, Chetnicks and Partisans The later movie of the same name was loosely based on this novel.274p. . 1st.US Ed... Pbk. Very Good+.
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The Harps of War

by Stephens, W. Ray

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Canadian Edition.
ISBN
9780887971990
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Oakville, ON: Frederick Harris Music Company, 1985 It is stated that "Although based on fact and the reminiscemces of the author, the characters in this book are fictional" presumably this was to protect his fellow serviceman in the famous band of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) A rollicking account of Canadian soldiers in World War II as they… Read more
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The Partisan Captain.

by Zlamal, Miloslav

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Published
1970
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Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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Hamilton ON: Miloslav Zlamal, 1970 Preface by Stanley Burke " An autobiographical novel. a moving book about war and love and hatred and brutality, It is, however much more than a good story well told, because it is, in fact an historical document giving behind-the-scenes information on the communist seizure of power in Czechoslovakia told by a man who was… Read more
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Violent Retreat

by Bradley, Vernon

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Published
1959
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Very Good
Edition
1st UK Edition.
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London: G.M.Smith Publishing, 1959 War story about a group of British soldiiers in Crete during the Nazi invasion. Combat Library Series # 3. 64p. UK pulp fiction format. Text block is clean and complete, stapled inside rather flimsy paper covers. (This item not listed anywhere online or in WorldCat. It may have been distributed as a subscription series since Combat… Read more
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The Gemini Plot : A Sea Novel of World War II

by Collenette, Eric J.

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Published
1985
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As New
Edition
1st UK Edition.
ISBN
9780718305482
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London: William Kimber., 1985 Submarine coxswain Ben Grant has a medal for his exploits in Norwegian waters earlier in the war, but this does not help him face operations in a far different theatre - the Mediterranean - or endear him to his colleagues.Strained and nerve-racked, he joins the submarine Avon en route to Torbruk in the summer of 1942.But… Read more
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The Moon is Down

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1942
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Near Fine
Edition
1st.US Ed. 2nd Printing.
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New York: Viking, 1942 1st.US Ed. 2nd Printing.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Partisan Captain.

by Zlamal, Miloslav

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Published
1970
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Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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Hamilton ON: Miloslav Zlamal, 1970 Preface by Stanley Burke " An autobiographical novel. a moving book about war and love and hatred and brutality, It is, however much more than a good story well told, because it is, in fact an historical document giving behind-the-scenes information on the communist seizure of power in Czechoslovakia told bya man who was there.… Read more
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Dust On The Sea

by Douglas Reeman

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Published
1999
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New
Edition
First Thus
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9781856867313
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Random House Audio, 1999 Abridged. Box contains 2 double sided cassettes. Read by John Nettles. Playing time 3 hours."The Mediterranean, 1943: At long last the British Army has won a victory, and Rommel's Afrika Korps is in retreat. Into this new phase of the war comes Captain Mike Blackwood, Royal Marine Commando. Already bloodied in the disastrous retreat from Burma,… Read more
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Take or Destroy : A Novel of Alamein

by Harris, John

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Published
1976
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Fine
Edition
1st US Edition.
ISBN
9780091262808
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London: Hutchinson, 1976 Lieutenant-Colonel George Hockold must destroy Rommel's vast fuel reserves stored at the port of Qaba if the Eighth Army is to succeed in the Alamein offensive. Time is desperately running out, resources are scant and the commando unit Hockold must lead is a rag tag band of misfits scraped from the dregs of the British Army. They… Read more
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Spies of the Balkans

by Furst, Alan

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Published
2011
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New
Edition
Reissue
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New York: Gale, 2011 Greece, 1940. In the port city of Salonika, with its wharves and brothels, dark alleys and Turkish mansions, a tense political drama is being played out. "Spies of the Balkans" is a stunning novel about a man who risks everything to fight back against the world's evil. Set in Greece in 1940, this powerful WWII thriller… Read more
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Live Free or Die

by Harris, John

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Published
1982
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As New
ISBN
9780099303305
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London: Arrow, 1982 Pbk. As New.
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The Volunteers

by Reeman, Douglas

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Published
1994
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Fine
ISBN
9780099459507
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London: Arrow, 1994 They were the men and women of the Royal Navy's Special Operations units . carrying out lightning raids on hostile coast, they became a navy within a navy, each hand-picked for their individual skills, and all of them courageous." .. Pbk. Fine.
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Battlecruiser

by Reeman, Douglas

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition.
ISBN
9780434002917
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London: Hutchinson, 1997 . In 1943, when Captain Guy Sherbrooke joins H.M.S. Reliant, he knows he may be her last captain. The battlecruisers Hood and Repulse, household names, have been destroyed. But Reliant is both legend and survivor, a lucky ship, and as Britain prepares to invade occupied Europe one of the last battlecruisers must enter the conflagration. And Sherbrooke,… Read more
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The Castle on the Hill

by Goudge,Elizabeth [Elizabeth de Beauchamp Goudge]

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Published
1942
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Good
Edition
1st UK Edition.
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London: Duckworth, 1942 It is the summer of 1940 and England is fighting for her life. In a rural corner of England the vagaries of war bring together a group of people wrestling the enemy within--fear, despair, loss of faith. A web of chance... a fateful meeting in a London street... A lost teddy bear... the wrong train... and the… Read more
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