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Image for Unscathed : Escape from Sierra Leone

Unscathed : Escape from Sierra Leone

By: Ashby, Philip

Price: £6.65

Publisher: Macmillan: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 212654

ISBN: 0333989201

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, gift inscription to a previous owner on front free endpaper o/w text clean and unmarked, colour plates, 266pp View more info

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Detail on the Burma Front

By: Beaumont, Winifred

Price: £7.85

Publisher: BBC Books: 1977

Seller ID: 222678

ISBN: 0563171936

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 160pp View more info

Image for And Strength Was GivenA British Officer's personal conflict with the Nazis during WW II

And Strength Was GivenA British Officer's personal conflict with the Nazis during WW II

By: Bell, Ian

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Tyndale & Panda: 1989

Seller ID: 190081

ISBN: 1870094093

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a very good dust jacket that is slightly age-toned, b&w plates, 260pp View more info

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I Am Lazarus

By: Berlin, Sven

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Galley Press: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 189559

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing to edges and pre-lims o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed unclipped jacket that is creased at head of spine & now within a protective non-adhesive clear film sleeve, frontis & & additional b&w plates by the artist-soldier, 209pp View more info

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The Past Is Myself

By: Bielenberg, Christabel

Price: £4.65

Publisher: Corgi: 1988

Seller ID: 228224

ISBN: 0552990655

Condition: Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, crease to top leading corner of front cover else a good tightly bound copy, the text remains unmarked, 286pp View more info

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The Road Ahead

By: Bielenberg, Christabel

Price: £4.85

Publisher: Corgi: 1993

Seller ID: 228225

ISBN: 0552994693

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, paper age-toned else a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w illustrations, 220pp View more info

Image for Echoes of War : A Child at Arms

Echoes of War : A Child at Arms

By: Davis, Patrick

Price: £5.85

Publisher: Buchan & Enright: 1985

Seller ID: 228226

ISBN: 0907675549

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, minor scuff marks to front cover following removal of a price sticker else a very good tightly bound copy, paper age-toned, the text remains clean and unmarked, 264pp View more info

Memoirs of an Aide-de-Camp of Napoleon 1800-1812

By: de Ségur, General Count Philip

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Nonsuch Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 203090

ISBN: 1845880056

Condition: Near Fine


paperback, pictorial card covers, very small splash mark to closed top edge o/w a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, 380pp View more info

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The Last Post

By: Fortescue, Sir John W

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Blackwood: 1934

Seller ID: 189318

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing to edges o/w a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a well preserved dust jacket that has faded a little to spine, inscribed to the 'author's dear Helen' and signed & dated by the author's wife, b&w portrait frontis, 320pp View more info

Image for The Real 'Dad's Army' : The War Diaries of Colonel Rodney Foster

The Real 'Dad's Army' : The War Diaries of Colonel Rodney Foster

By: Foster, Rodney (edited by Ronnie Scott)

Price: £6.15

Publisher: Viking: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216383

ISBN: 0670919802

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, colour & b&w illustrations, 359pp View more info

Image for Private Battles : How the War Almost Defeated Us : Our Intimate Diaries

Private Battles : How the War Almost Defeated Us : Our Intimate Diaries

By: Garfield, Simon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 186475

ISBN: 0091910765

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good copy in a very good dust jacket, 554pp View more info

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My Part in Germany's Fight

By: Goebbels, Dr Joseph (translated by Dr Kurt Fiedler)

Price: £32.85

Publisher: Paternoster Library: 1938

Edition: Cheap edition

Seller ID: 220536

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, green cloth lettered white, no dust wrapper, foxing to closed edges else a good tightly bound copy, upper hinge just starting in places but sewing tight, text unmarked, portrait frontis, 253pp View more info

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Lucky Girl Goodbye

By: Greenshields, Renate

Price: £4.95

Publisher: printed for the author: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 205543

ISBN: 1854210343

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a slight forward lean but o/w a very good tightly bound copy, b&w illustrations, 221pp. Signed by the author. A detailed autobiography of a young girl growing up in pre and war-time Germany. View more info

Image for Red Dust Extracts From an Army Officer's Diary

Red Dust Extracts From an Army Officer's Diary

By: Harper, Ted

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Vantage Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 201669

ISBN: 0533089107

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, 155pp View more info

Image for D-Day Plus One : Shot Down and on the Run in France

D-Day Plus One : Shot Down and on the Run in France

By: Holland, Frank "Dutch"

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Grub Street: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 189621

ISBN: 1904943934

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a very good dust jacket, b&w images, 256pp View more info

Image for Echoes of War : Take These Men

Echoes of War : Take These Men

By: Joly, Cyril

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Ashford, Buchan & Enright: 1993

Seller ID: 228227

ISBN: 0907675409

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, some minor scuff marks to front cover following removal of a price sticker else a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, 356pp View more info

Image for Merry Hearts Make Light Days : The War of 1812 Journal of Lieutenant John Le Couteur, 104th Foot

Merry Hearts Make Light Days : The War of 1812 Journal of Lieutenant John Le Couteur, 104th Foot

By: Le Couteur, John & Graves, Donald E. (editor)

Price: £6.65

Publisher: Carleton University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 219344

ISBN: 0886292255

Condition: Good


paperback, 3rd printing, pictorial card covers, light foxing to closed edges else a good tightly bound copy, text unmarked, b&w illustrations, 308pp View more info

Image for Angel in God's Office : My wartime diaries

Angel in God's Office : My wartime diaries

By: McKenna, Neva Clarke

Price: £7.85

Publisher: Tandem Press: 1996

Seller ID: 228341

ISBN: 0908884850

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w plates, 176pp View more info

Image for From Churchill's War Rooms : Letters of a Secretary 1943-45

From Churchill's War Rooms : Letters of a Secretary 1943-45

By: Moody, Joanna

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Tempus: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 192953

ISBN: 0752440748

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, avery good clean and tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, b&w illustrations, 256pp View more info

Image for Ill Met at Midnight

Ill Met at Midnight

By: Moss, W Stanley

Price: £8.65

Publisher: Folio Society: 2003

Seller ID: 190252

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial cloth binding lettered silver to spine, no jacket issued in this edition, a very good tightly bound & clean copy in slipcase, b&w illustrations, 214pp View more info

Image for Three Personal Records of the War

Three Personal Records of the War

By: Mottram, R H & Easton, John & Partridge, Eric

Price: £12.65

Publisher: Scholartis Press: 1929

Seller ID: 218006

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, 9" x 6", black cloth lettered gilt to spine, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, 405pp View more info

Image for The War Years 1939-1945 : volume II of Diaries and Letters

The War Years 1939-1945 : volume II of Diaries and Letters

By: Nicolson, Harold (edited by Nigel Nicolson)

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Atheneum: 1967

Seller ID: 227621

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a dust wrapper that is torn with loss at tail end of spine, the text is clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 511pp View more info

Image for Let the Tiger Turn Tail : Spurr's War

Let the Tiger Turn Tail : Spurr's War

By: Purr, Russell

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 228297

ISBN: 185158479X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly creased and age-toned pictorial dust wrapper, brief gift inscription to a previous owner else the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 203pp View more info

Image for In Defiance

In Defiance

By: Rigby, Francoise

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Elek Books: 1960

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 189889

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, bottom corners of boards lightly bumped at tips, gift inscription from a member of the Rigby family to front free endpaper o/w a very good clean & tightly bound copy in a bright slightly rubbed dust jacket, 224pp View more info

Image for The Ordeal of Captain Roeder, from the Diary of an Officer in the First Battalion of Hessian Lifeguards 1812-15

The Ordeal of Captain Roeder, from the Diary of an Officer in the First Battalion of Hessian Lifeguards 1812-15

By: Roeder, Helen (editor & translator)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co: 1960

Seller ID: 198890

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing to closed page edges o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a creased and rubbed pictorial dust wrapper, 248pp View more info

Image for Spandau : The Secret Diaries

Spandau : The Secret Diaries

By: Speer, Albert

Price: £13.65

Publisher: Collins: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 225765

ISBN: 0002167638

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, first British edition, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 463pp View more info

Image for Against Stalin and Hitler : Memoir of the Russian Liberation Movement 1941-5

Against Stalin and Hitler : Memoir of the Russian Liberation Movement 1941-5

By: Strik-Strikfeldt, Wilfried

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224893

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very well preserved dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w plates, 270pp View more info

Image for The Diary of a Cavalry Officer in the Peninsular War and Waterloo Campaign, 1809-15 (Diaries of the Napoleonic Wars)

The Diary of a Cavalry Officer in the Peninsular War and Waterloo Campaign, 1809-15 (Diaries of the Napoleonic Wars)

By: Tomkinson, William

Price: £11.65

Publisher: Frederick Muller: 1971

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 212385

ISBN: 0584109180

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, light foxing to closed fore-edge o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped pictorial dust wrapper, dated signature of a previous owner on front free endpaper, text unmarked and clean, 356pp View more info

Image for The Admiral's Baby

The Admiral's Baby

By: Van der Post, Laurens

Price: £8.15

Publisher: John Murray: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211899

ISBN: 0719557429

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, paper age-toned but o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, four digit index number at head of front free endpaper, text unmarked and clean, portrait frontis, 340pp View more info

Image for Honour Satisfied : Dorset Rifleman at War, 2nd Lieitenant Frank Warren 1916-18

Honour Satisfied : Dorset Rifleman at War, 2nd Lieitenant Frank Warren 1916-18

By: Warren, Fran & Bird, Antony (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Crowood Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 207008

ISBN: 1852235403

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, avery good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that has faded to spine, text unmarked, 109pp View more info