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JAPANESE ARMY AIR FORCE CAMOUFLAGE AND MARKINGS WORLD WAR II
Written by Donald W. Thorpe. Illustrated by Donald W. Thorpe.
Stock no. 1819005
Published by Aero Publishers. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

A complete history of the evolution of camouflage, Kill markings, individual markings and many more. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles. Cardcovers rebound as hardback. Ex-lib with usual markings (Imperial War Museum). Text block browned. Original card covers bound in.

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FRONTIER REGULARS: THE UNITED STATES ARMY AND THE INDIAN 1866-1891
Written by Robert M. Utley.
Stock no. 1818939
Published by Macmillan Publishing Co. Inc.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Macmillan Wars of the United States series. A sweeping chronicle of the final massive drive by the Regular Army to subdue and control the American Indian and open the West during the twenty-five years following the Civil War. Red cloth boards, blue title block to spine with gilt title. B/w photos. Text block browned. Price-cut red dustwrapper is worn at edges with a couple of 1" closed tears (no loss).

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STALINGRAD: THE DEATH OF THE GERMAN SIXTH ARMY ON THE VOLGA, 1942-1943 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by French L. MacLean.
Stock no. 1818891
Published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd.. 1st 2013. Fine condition.

The first published work to detail the situation of every German corps and division for every day of the six-month Stalingrad campaign. This two volume set presents the situation on the flanks of the army, as well as the combat in the city itself. Volume I: The Bloody Fall, Volume II: The Brutal Winter. Colour maps & illustrations. ISBN: 9780764343438. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is bumped at corners.

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FLASHMAN ON THE MARCH
Written by George Macdonald Fraser.
Stock no. 1818666
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. Circa 2005. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

From The Flashman Papers 1867-8 Edited and arranged by Fraser. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 000719739X. Fourth printing. SIGNED by author to title page (no dedication). Text block browned with a few marks to top edge. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is damp stained across rear panel.

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THE JUNGLE, THE JAPANESE AND THE BRITISH COMMONWEALTH ARMIES AT WAR, 1941-45
Written by T.R. Moreman.
Stock no. 1818633
Published by Frank Cass. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Cass Series: Military History and Policy. Focusing on the British Commonwealth armies serving in SE Asia during the Second World War that, following the disastrous Malayan and Burma campaigns, had to hurriedly re-train, re-equip and re-organise their demoralised troops to fight a conventional jungle war against the Imperial Japanese Army. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 0714649708.

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THE TESTIMONIES OF INDIAN SOLDIERS AND THE TWO WORLD WARS
Written by Gajendra Sing.
Stock no. 1818629
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

Drawing upon the accounts of Indian combatants to explore how they came to terms with the conflicts. Matt pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781780936277. Corners and top front edge of boards bumped.

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THE WEHRMACHT AND GERMAN REARMAMENT
Written by Wilhelm Deist.
Stock no. 1818626
Published by University Of Toronto Press. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An attempt to provide an answer to the question: how is it possible in barely six and a half years to create a Wehrmacht which, even before the outbreak of war, was regarded as the strongest military power in Europe? Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Red endpapers. ISBN: 0802024238.

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THE US CIVIL WAR MILITARY MACHINE: WEAPONS AND TACTICS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMED FORCES
Written by Ian Drury; Tony Gibbons.
Stock no. 1818560
Published by Dragon's World. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An examination of the entire range of arms and military equipment generated to satisfy the insatiable demands of the grim battles of the US Civil War. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1850281319. Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded at edges and lightly creased at top edge.

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THE IMPERIAL ROMAN ARMY
Written by Yann Le Bohec.
Stock no. 1818262
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A look in detail at the structure and development of the army in the first three centuries AD, examining its organization, training and role in Roman Society, to see why it has always been accorded with such a prominent position in Rome's history and whether that view is justified. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713471662. Name in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut.

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IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY AND NAVY UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT
Written by Tadao Nakata.
Stock no. 1818046
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt titles. Colour photos and illustrations. Text in Japanese. Includes a short English summary loosely inserted with the book. Red pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut and worn at corners.

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U.S. MARINES IN THE PERSIAN GULF, 1990-1991 WITH THE 2D MARINE DIVISION IN DESERT SHIELD AND DESERT STORM
Written by Charles H. Cureton.
Stock no. 2131525
Published by History And Museums Divisions. 1993. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0160419220. Creasing and wear to cover corners and edges.

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U.S. MARINES IN THE PERSIAN GULF, 1990-1991 WITH THE I MARINE EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN DESERT SHIELD AND DESERT STORM
Written by Charles J. Quilter.
Stock no. 2131479
Published by History And Museums Divisions. 1993. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Scuffing to covers. Corners are creased.

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