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Desperate Journey

By: Clifford, Francis

Price: $50.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Corgi: 1981

Seller ID: 13010363

ISBN: 0552116866

Condition: Good


190 pages. Tanned pages. Minor edgewear to covers. The author's own true story of the 900-mile escape through the Burmese jungle. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 0552116866. ISBN/EAN: 9780552116862. Inventory No: 13010363. Paperback View more info

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Australia's Secret War : How Unionists Sabotaged Our Troops in World War II

By: Colebatch, Hal G.P.

Price: $98.00

Publisher: Sydney, Quadrant Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030566

ISBN: 0980677874

Condition: Near Fine


340 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Australia's Secret War, tells the shocking, true, but until now largely suppressed and hidden story of the war waged from 1939 to 1945 by a number of key Australian trade unions against their own society and against the men and women of their own country's fighting forces at the time of its gravest peril. His conclusions are based on a broad range of sources, from letters and first-person interviews between the author and ex-s... View more info

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Song of Survival

By: Colijn, Helen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Headline: 1997

Seller ID: 18110051

ISBN: 0747257965

Condition: Good


280 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 2. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0747257965. ISBN/EAN: 9780747257967. Inventory No: 18110051. Paperback View more info

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The Battle Of Britain

By: Collier, Basil

Price: $36.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1962

Seller ID: 12122087

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


183 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Tanned pages with foxing on end pages. Dust jacket protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Page edges foxed. Small brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 12122087. Hardcover View more info

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Colonel Henri's Story : The War Memoirs of Hugo Bleicher, Former German Secret Agent

By: Colvin, Ian

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1954

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19030409

Condition: Good


0.38. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have moderate wear. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 19030409. Hardcover View more info

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Wellington : Mainstay of Bomber Command

By: Cooksley, Peter G.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Patrick Stephens: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19060289

ISBN: 0850598516

Condition: Near Fine


176 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Peter Cooksley is an expert aviation author who presents the story of a "reliable old work horse," a second World War aircraft that could take heavy punishment and still get you back home in one piece. This fascinating craft was used, believe it or not, to detonate sea mines. Here is an unforgettable story. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Aviation; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 0... View more info

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Payback : America's Long War in the Middle East

By: Cooley, John K.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Brassey's: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07110210

ISBN: 0080405649

Condition: Good (ex-library)


257 pages. Clear plastic protective cover over dustjacket. Usual library stamps .etc inside front of book. Main body of book is in very good condtiion. Dust jacket is price-clipped and faded on spine but no tears or creases. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; History. ISBN: 0080405649. ISBN/EAN: 9780080405643. Inventory No: 07110210. Hardcover View more info

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In the Eye of the Storm : Commanding the Desert Rats in the Gulf War

By: Cordingley, Patrick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder and Stoughton: 1997

Seller ID: 18110048

ISBN: 0340682469

Condition: Good


320 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minor lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. The author recounts his command of the 7th Armoured Brigade Group - the Desert Rats - during the Gulf War; from preparation and training, to coping with the pressures of a ground war on unfamiliar terrain. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0340682469. ISBN/EAN: 9780340682463. Inventory No: 18110048. Paperback View more info

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Widows : Four American Spies, the Wives They Left Behind and the KGB's Crippling of Western Intelligence

By: Corson, William & Trento, Susan & Trento, Joseph

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Macdonald: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11110672

ISBN: 0356178838

Condition: Near Fine


575 pages. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Slight tanning of pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0356178838. ISBN/EAN: 9780356178837. Inventory No: 11110672. Hardcover View more info

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Hit My Smoke : Targeting the Enemy in Vietnam

By: Coulthard-Clark, Chris

Price: $151.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18040118

ISBN: 1864484802

Condition: Very Good


199 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. At the height of the Vietnam War, allied tactical fighter aircraft flew over 700 missions every day against ground targets across the southern republic. This formidable firepower was directed by forward air controllers (FACs), whose job was to ensure that each operation was destructive to the enemy yet harmless to friendly troops. The work was high-pressure and frequently hazardous for the FAC pilots who flew small, slow and often... View more info

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The Words of War : British Forces' Personal Letters and Diaries During the Second World War

By: Cowper, Marcus

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Mainstream: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19060276

ISBN: 1845965310

Condition: Very Good


442 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has light creasing. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Using the Imperial War Museum's vast archive of personal diaries, this remarkable anthology examines the stories of ordinary men and women who fought, and in some cases died, on the front line and home front during World War II. From the young officer facing defeat and capture at Dunkirk; the pilot officer losing friends and comrades during the Battle of Britain; the Land Girl dealing with a new life in the coun... View more info

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Overkill : The Story of Modern Weapons

By: Cox, John

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1977

Seller ID: 09110423

ISBN: 0140470867

Condition: Good


205 pages. Edgewear and creasing to covers. Sticker residue and surface tear on front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0140470867. ISBN/EAN: 9780140470864. Inventory No: 09110423. Paperback View more info

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The SAS Encyclopedia

By: Crawford, Steve

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13120001

ISBN: 0684840278

Condition: Fine


288 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. The Definitive Companion to the World's Crack Regiment. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; War; ISBN: 0684840278. ISBN/EAN: 9780684840277. Inventory No: 13120001. Paperback View more info

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Black Cats and Dumbos : WWII's Fighting PBYs

By: Crocker, Mel

Price: $21.00

Publisher: USA, Tab Books: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19060271

ISBN: 0830683917

Condition: Very Good


273 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0830683917. ISBN/EAN: 9780830683918. Inventory No: 19060271. Paperback View more info

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True Stories of World War II

By: Cross, Robin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Michael O'Mara: 1995

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 18110052

ISBN: 1854797530

Condition: Good


246 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. The stories in this volume show the many faces of soldiering in World War II. The reality of war with its combination of tedium, tension and terror is evoked in sniping duels in the ruins of Stalingrad to battles in the Pacific Ocean and on land in Normandy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 1854797530. ISBN/EAN: 9781854797537. Inventory No: 18110052. Paperback View more info

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Victor Two

By: Crossland, Peter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14010777

ISBN: 0747532893

Condition: Good


190 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has moderate lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. The Israeli government was persuaded at the last minute not to enter the Gulf War when they were told that it was the SAS who were hunting for Scud missiles and disrupting Iraqi communications. The SAS forces inside Iraq comprised two half-squadrons (30 men each with vehicles) and three much smaller foot patrols, one of which had the call sign, "Bravo Two Zero". Corporal Terence Clayton, known as "Yorky", was a member of on... View more info

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Honor by Fire : Japanese Americans at War in Europe and the Pacific

By: Crost, Lyn

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Novato, California, U.S.A., Presidio Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 10050363

ISBN: 0891415211

Condition: Very Good


346 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0891415211. ISBN/EAN: 9780891415213. Inventory No: 10050363. Hardcover View more info

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C.Q.B. : Close Quarter Battle

By: Curtis, Mike

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Corgi: 1998

Seller ID: 18110025

ISBN: 0552144657

Condition: Good


Size: . 540 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. Mike Curtis, a former coal miner and likely Welsh rugby international, served with 2 Para in the Falklands before going on to join the SAS. In this book Curtis, describes his gruelling experiences in the Falklands and some of his SAS operations. Curtis talks about Goose Green, the first land battle of the Falklands conflict. The outcome there was to set the tone for the remainder of the war, affect international opinion, and morale and determination o... View more info

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Surprised at Being Alive : An Accidental Helicopter Pilot in Vietnam and Beyond

By: Curtis, Robert F.

Price: $43.00

Publisher: USA, Casemate: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030403

ISBN: 1612002757

Condition: Fine


297 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Thrilling helicopter exploits with the Royal Navy. Sometimes you do everything right, but it just isn't your day. A part fails and your helicopter comes apart in flight, or, another aircraft runs into you and the pieces of both fall to the ground below, or the enemy gunner pulls the trigger at just the right moment and his rounds find your aircraft in exactly the right spot to take it out of the sky... View more info

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Soldier for Hire

By: Cushing, Red

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Four Square: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17040200

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


191 pages. Small surface tear on front cover. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 17040200. Paperback View more info