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AUSTRALIAN MILITARY HISTORY BOOKS: Boer War, World War I, First World War, World War II, Second World War, Korean War, Vietnam War, Army, RAAF, Air Force, RAN and Navy. We are proud of our reputation for careful customer service, with efficient packing & shipping world-wide. We offer tracking with all our shipments, where possible. See the About Us Page. All prices are in Australian (AUD) $
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AUSTRALIAN MILITARY HISTORY BOOKS, BOER WAR, WORLD WAR I, FIRST WORLD WAR, WORLD WAR 2 , VIETNAM

Book Id: 04mha01031

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Title: WW2 SIGNALS - Australian Corps of Signals

Author: Written and prepared by members of the Corps - The Story of the Australian Corps of Signals

Publisher: Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1949, First edition, 196pages, h/c quarto with dj, 2 sections, first-hand reports, frontispiece, b/w b/w photos & 2-colour illust.

Condition:Crisp blue cloth-bound h/c with silver title to spine & frcvr, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, in a scarce, near-intact, unclipped GOOD MINUS DUSTJACKET with minor chips, tears and missing the fly leaf at the rear. ROBUST

Description: 1. The Middle East and Malaya - C.S.O; The Boys of the D.R. run; Syria; Malaya; The Ninth; Ruin Ridge; Tobruch (sic); etc. 2. South-West Pacific Area - New Guinea; Milne Bay; Salamua etc. 3.includes a Roll of Honour

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Book Id: 04mha01029

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Title: WW2 Royal Australian Navy - HMAS III - 1944 Australian War Memorial FIRST EDITION

Author: Written and prepared by serving members of the RAN - The Story of the Royal Australian Navy - Book 3

Publisher: Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1944, 200pages, h/c quarto with dj, over 80 sections, first-hand reports, coloured frontispiece, b/w photos and colour plates.

Condition:Crisp green cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine & front cover, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, in a scarce, near- intact, unclipped, GOOD MINUS DUSTJACKET with minor chips, tears and marks, ROBUST

Description: Pacific : Europe : Photos and illustrations of Ships and serving men - Aranta - Kapunda - Corvettes - Lonsdale - Napier - Nizam - Ipswitch - Fairmile - Crete Arafura Sea and much more.

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Book Id: 04mha01026

Price: $14.60

Title: WW2 RAAF LOG 1943 The Story of the Royal Australian Air Force in 1943 Australian War Memorial

Author: Written by members of the RAAF and prepared by the RAAF Directorate

Publisher: Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1954, First edition 1943, 200pages, h/c quarto with dj, 49 sections, first-hand reports, B/W photos and COLOUR PLATES

Condition:Crisp green cloth-bound H/c with title to spine & frcvr, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, in a scarce, near-intact, unclipped GOOD MINUS DUSTJACKET with minor chips, tears and marks, ROBUST, with marks to the rear cover.

Description: Pacific : Milne Bay, Wau, Timor, Solomons - Atlantic : U-Boats, Sicily - Attack Squadrons - The MRS Photos and illustrations of aircraft.

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Book Id: 04mha01018

Price: $22.40

Title: World War Two AFRICA ALAMEIN Eric Lambert GLORY THROWN IN 1959 FIRST EDITION classic Australian war novel

Author: ERIC LAMBERT (military author of the famous "The Twenty Thousand Thieves")

Publisher: Published by Frederick Muller, London, FIRST EDITION, hardcover 8vo with dj, 45 chapters, 247 pp.

Condition:Red cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title to spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, foxing to prelim pages and page edges, mild age-toning, ROBUST, in an edgeworn, clipped, INTACT, GOOD MINUS DUSTJACKET

Description: Out of his experiences during the fighting at Alamein, Eric Lambert has written apowerful novel in the tradition of his bestselling The Twnty Thousand Thieves. This is the story of the Fighting 55th and the Australian attack with a batallion given the wor

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Book Id: 04mha0987

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Title: World War Two ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY The Scrap Iron Flotilla by Lieut. J F Moyes RANVR PHOTOS - Five R.A.N. ships

Author: John F Moyes, Sub-Lieutenant, RANVR - WWII Royal Australian Navy Military History World War Two - A RARE Title.

Publisher: NSW Bookstall Co., Sydney, 1943, FIRST EDITION, hardcover 8vo without dj, 14 chapters, b/w photo illustrations, 189 pp

Condition:Red cloth-bound hardcover with faded gilt title to faded spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, slighly worn cover. A GOOD COPY of a RARE TITLE

Description: Goebbels, the German Propaganda Minister called them "a consignment of junk" and "Australia's scrap iron flotilla". These were their names... STUART VOYAGER VAMPIRE VENDETTA WATERHEN

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Book Id: 04mha0814

Price: $12.80

Title: SWING BY SAILOR - True Stories from the War Brides of HMS Victorious - The Second World War

Author: Catherine Dyson - Foreword by Jojo Moyes

Publisher: Hachette, Sydney, 2007, softcover 8vo, 274 pages, 7 Chapters, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr, slight rubbing to spine & corners with slight creasing to bottom front corner, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.

Description: This is the true story of the voyage, told by the women who were once these young brides. They talk about Australia before and during the war, and the challenge of adjusting to a very different life in the UK.

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Book Id: 04mha0769

Price: $41.40

Title: AUSTRALIA & the DEFEAT of JAPAN 1942-45 " Reluctant Nation " by David Day 1992 1st EDITION hardcover w Dj World War Two

Author: David Day - Associate Professor Bond University, Qld., Visiting Fellow Australian National University, Canberra. AUSTRALIAN MILITARY HISTORY

Publisher: OXFORD University Press, Melbourne, 1992, FIRST EDITION, hardcover 8vo with dj, 20 chapters, b/w plate photo illustrations, 366 pp., Index.

Condition:Crisp blue cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title to spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in VERY GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with minor rubbing. Appears unread as some preliminary pages are still uncut.

Description: Deals with the period when the Second World War spread into the Pacific, dragging in the United States. A wide-ranging re-interpretation of the Pacific war, based on private diaries and confidential papers. Highly respected by Manning Clark the historian.

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Book Id: 04mha0611

Price: $42.40

Title: With the Australians in Korea - Edited for the Board of Management of the Australian War Memorial MILITARY HISTORY

Author: Edited for the Board of Management of the Australian War Memorial by Norman Bartlett

Publisher: . Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT, 1957, 2nd edition, 294pp., hardcover quarto with dj, 12 chapters, first-hand reports, colour frontisp. plate, b/w photos.

Condition:Crisp green cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT and CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, in a scarce, intact, unclipped, GOOD DUSTJACKET with minimal rubbing which has been protected in clear, non-adhesive plastic.

Description: 77 squadron The battle of Kapyong MIGs v. Meteors Yellow Sea blockade The retreat from the north 1950 1st Batallion, RAR 2nd Batallion RAR 3rd Batallion RAR Kanu-ri HMAS Bataan HMAS Sydney HMAS Condamine HMAS Murchison

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