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War Criminals Welcome : Australia, A Sanctuary for Fugitive War Criminals Since 1945

By: Aarons, Mark

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Australia, Black Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 17080082

ISBN: 1863953701

Condition: Very Good


649 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Tells how so many war criminals have entered into Australia. He discusses the modern war criminals who have recently found sanctuary here. He also analyses the work of the Special Investigations Unit into war crimes, and its betrayal by the Keating Government. Forward by Bob Hawke. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 1863953701. ISBN/EAN: 9781863953702. Inventory No: 17080082. Paperback View more info

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Shadow Enemies : Hitler's Secret Terrorist Plot Against the United States

By: Abella, Alex & Gordon, Scott

Price: $26.00

Publisher: USA, Lyons Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13120411

ISBN: 158574722X

Condition: Near Fine


320 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Recounts the landing of eight Nazi agents on Long Island on a mission of sabotage designed, like modern terrorism, to demoralize the civilian population, and discusses their arrest, trial, and conviction by military courts. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 158574722X. ISBN/EAN: 9781585747221. Inventory No: 13120411. Hardcover View more info

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The Cage : An Englishman in Vietnam

By: Abraham, Tom

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Corgi: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18110060

ISBN: 0552149594

Condition: Very Good


391 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Tom "Bud" Abraham was one of the very few Englishmen to serve in Vietnam. As an officer in the First Cavalry Division during 1967/8, he saw combat in some of the fiercest encounters of the war. His gallantry earned him a chestful of medals, including the Silver Star, one of the highest decorations awarded by the American Army. During the Tet Offensive, Tom was captured by the Vietcong. The suffering he endured during his interrogation and torture tested him to the... View more info

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Word From John : An Australian Soldier's Letters to His Friends

By: Ackland, John + Richard

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Cassell: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030534

Condition: Fair


This is the first Australian edition. 228 pages. Front hinge is split. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have moderate edgewear and corners are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 19030534. Hardcover View more info

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No Time for Geishas

By: Adams, Geoffrey Pharaoh

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Corgi: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17040186

ISBN: 0552094641

Condition: Good


230 pages. Small surface tear on front cover. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0552094641. ISBN/EAN: 9780552094641. Inventory No: 17040186. Paperback View more info

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Secret Armies : The Full Story of the S.A.S., Delta Force and Spetsnaz

By: Adams, James

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18110026

ISBN: 0330306618

Condition: Good


448 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Remainder mark on page edges. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0330306618. ISBN/EAN: 9780330306614. Inventory No: 18110026. Paperback View more info

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Darwin's Air War : 1942-1945. An Illustrated History

By: Alford, Bob

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Australia, The Aviation Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030379

ISBN: 0646041029

Condition: Fine


80 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has light creasing. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. "They clashed right overhead. Dogfights ranged from about 25,000 feet down to almost ground level with some of the Spits going straight at the bombers. Planes wheeling, milling, machine guns, cannon fire, pilots bailing out, men dying - it's hard to imagine that this happened in Australia. I shall never forget the air battles." Cliff Taylor, a gunner with the 19th Anti-Aircraft Battery at the Fanni... View more info

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The Ice Diaries : The Untold Story of the Cold War's Most Daring Mission

By: Anderson, William R.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: USA, Thomas Nelson: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030399

ISBN: 0785227598

Condition: Near Fine


360 pages. Small tear at top of spine. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Now, for the first time, the Captain of the submarine USS Nautilus tells the newly declassified story of his ship's Cold War underwater adventure in the race beneath the polar ice pack.The Cold War was in full swing. The Soviet Union had just successfully launched Sputnik, and President Eisenhower badly wanted to redeem the reputation of the US as technologically superior. &... View more info

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A Woman's War : The Exceptional Life of Wilma Oram Young, AM

By: Angell, Barbara

Price: $503.00

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19030368

ISBN: 1741100127

Condition: Very Good


328 pages. Minor water damage to text, covers unaffected. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition except for previous owner's name in ink. Also included is a letter from the author Barbara Angell to her parents in 1974. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Signed by Author. ISBN: 1741100127. ISBN/EAN: 9781741100129. Inventory No: 19030368. Paperback View more info

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When Village Bells Were Silent

By: Archer, Fred

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Readers Union: 1976

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 15040220

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


158 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has moderate lean. Dust jacket has light creasing and moderate rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have minor chips and/or tears. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; History. Inventory No: 15040220. Hardcover View more info

Image for Black Jack : The Life and Times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan

Black Jack : The Life and Times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan

By: Arneil, Stan

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030516

ISBN: 0333339088

Condition: Very Good


178 pages. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0333339088. ISBN/EAN: 9780333339084. Inventory No: 19030516. Hardcover View more info

Image for Black Jack : The Life and Times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan

Black Jack : The Life and Times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan

By: Arneil, Stan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030519

ISBN: 0333339088

Condition: Good (ex-library)


178 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Spine has mild fading. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0333339088. ISBN/EAN: 9780333339084. Inventory No: 19030519. Hardcover View more info

Image for One Man's War : The Life and Times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan

One Man's War : The Life and Times of Brigadier Sir Frederick Galleghan

By: Arneil, Stan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Sun Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19030522

ISBN: 0725103914

Condition: Good


288 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Covers are protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 0725103914. ISBN/EAN: 9780725103910. Inventory No: 19030522. Paperback View more info

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Twilight Warriors : Inside the World's Special Forces

By: Arostegui, Martin C.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1995

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19030564

ISBN: 0747513945

Condition: Good


313 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have moderate bumping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are considerably tanned. From the abortive plan to murder Hitler, the Iranian Embassy siege in London and the dramatic scud hunt in the Gulf War, to the storming of a hijacked airliner in Marseilles in 1994, this book reports on the covert actions of the world's most elite special forces from World War II to the present. Although it focuses principally on Britain's SAS, the USA's Delta Force, Seals, Green Berets and Ran... View more info

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The War Claims Commission : World War II

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Queen's Printer: 1970

Seller ID: 11040231

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine


728 pages. A consolidation of the Reports of the Commission with related documents and including cases to illustrate the principles and procedures of adjudication. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 11040231. Hardcover View more info

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Warships

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Atlas Editions:

Seller ID: 12122076

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Pages are curled. The data sheets included are CAPITAL SHIPS (18) - Provence, Scharnhorst, USS New Jersey, Roma, Yamato, HMS King George V, HMS Barham, HMS Roberts, USS Missouri, HMS Hood, HMS Warspite, Tirpitz, HMS Rodney, Bismarck, HMS Prince of Wales, HMS Vanguard, HMS Queen Elizabeth, Caio Duilio; MINE WAREFARE SHIPS (0), AIRCRAFT CARRIERS (19) USS Enterprise, HMS Glorious, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, HMS Implacable, Foch, USS Enterprise, HMS Ocean, HMS Invincible, USS Nimitz, HMS Ark Royal, HMS Hermes, HMS Illustrious, USS Kitty Hawke, Admira... View more info

Image for Land At War : The Official Story Of British Farming 1939-1944

Land At War : The Official Story Of British Farming 1939-1944

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, The Stationery Office: 2001

Seller ID: 12122091

ISBN: 0117025372

Condition: Very Good


98 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Land at War was first published in 1945 to illustrate and explain the crucial part played by Britain's farms in the war effort. It paints a fascinating portrait of Britain in the 1940's, with photographs and descriptions of the people at work on the land. It is not just a book about rural life, but more a story of the resourcefulness and determination that prevailed throughout the country. "No weapon ever invented is more deadly than hunger; it can spike guns, destroy courage, and break the will of the most resolute peoples. This i... View more info

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KOKODA 1942 : Papua New Guinea. July-November 1942

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Australia, Department of Veterans' Affairs: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13050179

ISBN: 1920720049

Condition: Fine


50 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; ISBN: 1920720049. ISBN/EAN: 9781920720049. Inventory No: 13050179. Hardcover View more info

Image for Soldiering On : The Australian Army at Home and Overseas

Soldiering On : The Australian Army at Home and Overseas

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian War Memorial, Canberra: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13120003

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


200 pages. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Spine has minor lean and slight fading. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned and mildly foxed. Some insect damage on front end page. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 13120003. Hardcover View more info

Image for Jungle Warfare with the Australian Army in the South-West Pacific

Jungle Warfare with the Australian Army in the South-West Pacific

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian War Memorial, Canberra: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13120004

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


208 pages. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have superficial wear. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are lightly tanned and mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 13120004. Hardcover View more info