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ELITE UNIT INSIGNIA OF THE VIETNAM WAR
Written by Leroy Thompson.
Stock no. 1817194
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1986. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors. With 1987/88 price guide. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 085368815X.
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THE EMPIRE AND THE ARMY
Written by John Fortescue.
Stock no. 1817192
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1928. Good condition.

Written primarily for the British soldier. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 4 fold-out maps to rear. xxxiv and 338 pages including index. Boards grubby, text block browned, boards bowed. Contents affected by damp with crinkling. A few hinges pulled. Some foxing. Overall a good working copy, well used.
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THE CONCISE ILLUSTRATED BOOK OF MILITARY BADGES AND INSIGNIA
Written by Mark Lloyd.
Stock no. 1817191
Published by Grange Books. 1st 1993. Fine condition.

Commandos, Rangers, Marines, Foreign Legion and Naval Infantry show the interesting variety of the range of this book, in which the badges and insignia of 40 of today's most exciting military formations are described with detailed accounts of their exploits and history. Oblong format. White pictorial glazed boards. 46 pages. ISBN: 1856272125.
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TOMMY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Richard Holmes.
Stock no. 1817188
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2016. Fine condition.

The British Soldier on the Western Front 1914-1918. Pictorial cloth boards, silver title to spines. B/w photos. Contained in publisher's olive green slipcase in fine condition.
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HEAD-DRESS BADGES OF THE BRITISH ARMY VOLUME TWO
Written by Arthur L. Kipling; Hugh L. King.
Stock no. 2129183
Published by Muller, Blond & White. 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the End of the Great War to the Present Day. Large format. Blue leather-look covers with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0584109490. Heavy bump to bottom edge of front cover. Date in ink to front endpaper, else contents are still fine! Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.
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THE GREEN BERETS U.S. SPECIAL FORCES
Written by Ashley Brown; et al.
Stock no. 2129180
Published by Orbis Publishing. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Elite Forces Series. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1851550062. Spine is a bit faded.
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WAFFEN-SS COMMANDERS: THE ARMY, CORPS AND DIVISIONAL LEADERS OF A LEGEND KRUGER TO ZIMMERMANN
Written by Mark C. Yerger.
Stock no. 1816904
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The second of a two volume set. 61 biographies reveal the lives of the most senior Waffen-SS commanders. Large format. Beige cloth boards, black titles. Marbled endpapers. B/w photos. 389 pages. ISBN: 076430769X.
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STRIKING BACK: COMBAT IN KOREA MARCH-APRIL 1951
Written by William T. Bowers.
Stock no. 1816903
Published by University Press of Kentucky. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The ground-level combat from the perspectives of the battalion, company, platoon, squad, and individual soldiers. Black boards, red title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9780813125640.
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PASSING THE TEST: COMBAT IN KOREA APRIL-JUNE 1951
Written by William T. Bowers; John T. Greenwood.
Stock no. 1816871
Published by University Press of Kentucky. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Battles and Campaigns series. A close look at the fierce fighting of the Spring Offensive and an analysis of U.S. and UN strategies and operations, exploring the combat from the perspectives of platoons, squads and the men themselves. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and photos. ISBN: 9780813134529. Grubby scuff marks to rear panel.
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THE COOLIE GENERALS
Written by Mark Felton.
Stock no. 2127120
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Britain's Far Eastern Military Leaders In Japanese Captivity. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844157679.
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GO TO YOUR GOD LIKE A SOLDIER
Written by Ian Knight.
Stock no. 2125972
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1996. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The British Soldier Fighting for Empire, 1837-1902. Insight into the world of the Victorian soldier. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 260 pages. ISBN: 1853672378. Damp marks to covers, contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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HER MAJESTY'S ARMY & HER MAJESTY'S INDIAN AND COLONIAL FORCES (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Walter Richards. Illustrated by G.D. Giles.
Stock no. 1816293
Published by J.S. Virtue & Co Limited. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

A descriptive account of the various regiments now comprising the Queen's forces, from their first establishment to the present time (vols I & II) and In India and the Colonies (vol III). Large format. Three-quarter leather binding, volumes 1 & 2 black leather with grey cloth sides, volume 3 burgundy leather with blue cloth sides. Gilt title to spines. Each volume has colour vignette to title page with tissue guard in place. Beautiful colour plates. Volume I has a cup ring stain on front side, is rubbed at corners. Front hinge between contents and list of illustrations is broken. Tissue guard is present, is creased with a few foxspots and a few small tears to gutter edge. Volume II is rubbed at corners. Tissue guard present but browned and worn at gutter edge. Prelims are detached (title page to vi of contents due to broken hinge. Between pages 262-263 a page containing three b/w photos of men in uniform has been expertly inserted. Hinge between page 264 and 265 broken. Volume III is rubbed at corners with slight loss of leather to base of spine. Tissue guard is missing between frontis and title page. Front section detached from title page to page vi of contents, cracked joint between title page and frontis. Pages 3-6 not bound in (but present). All plates are present throughout the set and in excellent condition. A few foxspots thoughout. A few cracked/pulled hinges. Some pencil annotation present to margins (comparatively little).
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