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RARE MILITARY HISTORY BOOKS OF THE WORLD: Covering all theatres of war, ancient, historical and modern, including Nelson at Trafalgar, the Napoleonic Wars, US Civil War, Terrorism, military aircraft identification, Jane’s Fighting Ships and types of land vehicles and weaponry. 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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RARE MILITARY HISTORY BOOKS OF THE WORLD, HISTORICAL, MODERN WAR BOOKS, WORLD WARS

Book Id: 05mhw0285

Price: $9.80

Title: ISLAND FIGHTING - WORLD WAR II - THE PACIFIC - TIME LIFE BOOKS

Author: RAPHAEL STEINBERG and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Chicago USA 1979 Second printing Revised - Hardcover Quarto without Dj, 208 Pages, B/W PHOTOS & COLOUR ARTWORKS, 5 Chapters + Picture Essays

Condition:Illustrated Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with Bibliography and INDEX, black eprs, without dustjacket.

Description: Part of a huge Time-Life Series that chronicles in full the events of WWII - this is about Island Fighting in New Guinea and in the Pacific.

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Book Id: 05mhw0284

Price: $9.80

Title: THE FALL OF JAPAN - WORLD WAR II - TIME LIFE BOOKS

Author: KEITH WHELLER and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Chicago USA 1983 Fourth printing - Hardcover Quarto without Dj, 207 Pages, B/W PHOTOS & COLOUR ARTWORKS, 5 Chapters + Picture Essays black eprs

Condition:Illustrated Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with Bibliography and INDEX, without dustjacket.

Description: Part of a huge Time-Life Series that chronicles in full the events of WWII - this is about the Fall of Japan with a Chapter on Hiroshima.

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Book Id: 05mhw0283

Price: $9.80

Title: THE COMMANDOS - WORLD WAR II - TIME LIFE BOOKS

Author: RUSSELL MILLER and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Chicago USA 1981 Fourth printing - Hardcover Quarto without Dj, 208 Pages, B/W PHOTOS, 6 Chapters + Picture Essays, black eprs.

Condition:Illustrated Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with Bibliography, Appendix and INDEX, without dustjacket.

Description: Part of a huge Time-Life Series that chronicles in full the events of WWII - this is about the elite soldier, the Commandos role in the war.

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Book Id: 05mhw0281

Price: $9.80

Title: WAR IN THE OUTPOSTS - WORLD WAR II - RUSSIA to MADAGASCAR - TIME LIFE BOOKS

Author: SIMON RIGGE and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Chicago USA 1981 Second printing Revised - Hardcover Quarto without Dj, 208 Pages, B/W PHOTOS & COLOUR ARTWORKS, 5 Chapters + Picture Essays

Condition:Illustrated Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with Bibliography and INDEX, without dustjacket.

Description: Part of a huge Time-Life Series that chronicles the events of WWII and this is 'Warfare at World's End' with War in the Outposts.

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Book Id: 05mhw0280

Price: $9.80

Title: WAR UNDER THE PACIFIC - WORLD WAR II - NAVY SUBMARINE - TIME LIFE BOOKS

Author: KEITH WHEELER and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Chicago USA 1982 Fourth printing Revised - Hardcover Quarto without Dj, 208 Pages, B/W PHOTOS, 5 Chapters + Picture Essays, black eprs.

Condition:Illustrated Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with Bibliography, Appendix and INDEX, without dustjacket.

Description: Part of a huge Time-Life Series that chronicles in full the events of WWII - this is about the U.S.'s Navy involvement in the Pacific with submarines.

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Book Id: 05mhw0262

Price: $27.60

Title: WWII The Evacuation from DUNKIRK The Nine Days Wonder (Operation Dynamo)

Author: John Masefield (Poet Laureate) Of particular interest are the photos of soldiers on the beach attempting to shoot down straffing planes with rifles.

Publisher: . Heinemann, London, 2nd reprint in March 1941 of the March 1941 original, small hardcover 8vo without dj, 61pp.+ 11 b/w photos, plus a hand-drawn fold-out chart

Condition:Blue cloth-bound hardcover boards with title to spine, also blind-stamped to frcov., STRAIGHT,CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with an inscription dated 1941 to frenpr., slight age-toning to robust pages.fold-out chart of the Channel from Dover GOOD

Description: A summary of the lifting of the First French Army and the British Expeditionary Force from the beaches of Dunquerque in 1941. In addition to the account, mainly drawn from the accounts of people involved, there are 4 poems written by Masefield.

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Book Id: 05mhw0261

Price: $22.40

Title: The Life of War Correspondent Frederick Palmer FIFTY YEARS AT THE FRONT

Author: NATHAN A. HAVERSTOCK Foreword by Peter Arnett

Publisher: Brassey's, Washington, Copyright 1996, 1st ed., hardcover large 8vo with dj, 301pp., B/W PHOTOGRAPHS, 12 Chapters, Books by Frederick Palmer & INDEX.

Condition:Crisp two-tone green & black cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title on black to spine, minimal edgewear, no inscriptions, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with very slight edgewear.

Description: This is the story of a man selected in 1914 by his peers to fill the single slot allotted American journalists with the British forces on the Western Front. Between wars, Palmer wrote thirty-one books, including Our Greatest Battle, the classic account.

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Book Id: 05mhw0258

Price: $18.40

Title: The Diaries of Sir Alan Lascelles KING'S COUNSELLOR : Abdication and War

Author: Alan Lascelles, edited by Duff Hart-Davis

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 2006, large hardcover 8vo with dj, 462pp., Chapters divided into years , b/w photos, INDEX. Copius footnotes, silver endpapers.

Condition:Crisp black cloth-bound hardcover boards with bright gilt title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION with an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with minor rubbing.

Description: The diaries of the man who was Assistant Private Secretary to Edward, Prince of Wales and then to George V, Edward VIII and George VI, before being promoted to the position of Private Secretary to King George VI, and after his death to Queen Elizabeth.

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