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THE LOAN SOLDIER: ADVENTURES OF A MILITARY MAN ABROAD
Written by Bruce Duncan.
Stock no. 1823342
Published by Greenfinch Press. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

A multi-faceted narrative - a beautifully written travel book, a unique documentary witness of one of the key political and military events of the late twentieth century, and, at its centre, the story of a remarkable family's appetite for adventure and bravery in the face of overwhelming challenges. Pcitorial cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781908663238. SIGNED by the author to half-title page (with dedicaton). A lovely copy.

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WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT COMPLETE THREE VOLUME SET
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite. Illustrated by Peter Sarson; Tony Bryan.
Stock no. 2136479
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Contains: Weapons and Equipment of: 1. The Victorian Soldier, 2. The Napoleonic Wars and 3. The Marlborough Wars. Large format. B/w photos and illustrations. Couple of wrappers are price-cut. Some marks to wrapper spines. In original slip case in very good condition; some marks and wear.

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GERMAN MILITARY SYMBOLS 1 APRIL 1944
No author listed.
Stock no. 1823264
Published by Military Intelligence Division. 1944. Very good condition.

Primarily for the use of intelligence personnel of U.S. and British armies in the field. Buff cardwraps. xiv and 343 pages including two blank pages to rear. Covers lightly browned and edge-worn. Small name in ink to title page. Text block browned, light page browning throughout.

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THE RED LANCERS
Written by Ronald Pawly.
Stock no. 2135996
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Anatomy of a Napoleonic Regiment. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. A uniquely detailed account of the history and personnel of Napoleon's Imperial Guard - the 2nd Light Horse Lancers 1810-1815. ISBN: 1861261888. Some knocks along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with small chip to top of spine.

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NAPOLEONIC ARMY HANDBOOK: THE BRITISH ARMY AND HER ALLIES
Written by Richard Partridge; Michael Oliver.
Stock no. 2135517
Published by Constable. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive regiment by regiment guide to the armies which opposed Napoleon including uniform design, organisation and tactics. ISBN: 009477630X. Tiny mark along top edge of front cover. Foxing to top of outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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TOMMY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Richard Holmes.
Stock no. 1822520
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2016. Nearly fine condition.

The British Soldier on the Western Front 1914-1918. Pictorial cloth boards, silver title to spines. B/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap which is splitting to base.

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THE BRITISH ARMY IN WWII
Written by Brian L. Davis.
Stock no. 1822449
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by Brian L. Davis. A Handbook on the Organisation, Armament, Equipment, Ranks, Uniforms, etc. 1942. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853670480. Minor imperfection to front board. Contents fine. Green pictorial dustwrapper is slightly browned and edge-creased.

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NAPOLEON'S ELITE CAVALRY
Written by Edward Ryan. Illustrated by Lucien Rousselot.
Stock no. 1321449
Published by Greenhill Books; Stackpole Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Cavalry of the Imperial Guard 1804-1815. 91 superb colour paintings of Lucien Rousselot. Large format. A lavish presentation of Napoleon's guard cavalry. Text by Ryan detailing the men and uniforms of this elite of the elite. ISBN: 1853673714. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased.

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NAPOLEONIC ARMY HANDBOOK: THE FRENCH ARMY AND HER ALLIES
Written by Richard Partridge; Michael Oliver.
Stock no. 1822101
Published by Constable. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive regiment by regiment guide to the armies who fought with Napoleon including uniform design, organisation and tactics. ISBN: 1841192236. Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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THE GERMAN BAYONET
Written by John Walter.
Stock no. 1821974
Published by Fortress Publications. 1st USA 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive illustrated history of the regulation patterns, 1871-1945. Includes the construction and history of the weapons and their accessories. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0969048610. Boards and contents clean, musty odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned.

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ARAB ARMIES OF THE MIDDLE EAST WARS 1948-73
Written by John Laffin. Illustrated by Mike Chappell.
Stock no. 2134756
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1ST 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photos. Colour plates. ISBN: 0850454514. Spine and cover edges have some browning.

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THE ISRAELI ARMY IN THE MIDDLE EAST WARS 1948-73 (MEN-AT-ARMS)
Written by John Laffin. Illustrated by Mike Chappell.
Stock no. 2134755
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Men At Arms series 127. B/w photos and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0850454506. Some browning to covers.

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