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TIN-POTS AND PIRATE SHIPS: CANADIAN NAVAL FORCES AND GERMAN SEA RAIDERS 1880-1918
Written by Michael L. Hadley; Roger Sarty.
Stock no. 1818370
Published by McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors shed new light on Canadian and German history - and on Canada's naval defences in particular - by exploring the naval operations and politics of both nations between 1880 and 1918. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. xvi and 391 pages including index. ISBN: 0773507787. Boards lightly bowed. A few minor foxspots mainly to prelims and text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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THE GERMAN OFFICER-CORPS IN SOCIETY AND STATE 1650-1945
Written by Karl Demeter.
Stock no. 1818269
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st UK 1965. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of the development of the officer class in Germany from Frederick the Great to the defeat of the Nazis in 1945. Translated from the German by Angus Malcolm. Name (crossed out) and date in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a few tiny closed tears to edges.
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HIMMLER'S SS LOYAL TO THE DEATH'S HEAD
Written by Robin Lumsden.
Stock no. 1318402
Published by The History Press. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

The origins, development and organisation of both the Waffen-SS and the Allgemeine-SS. Pictorial cardwraps. 293 pages. B/w photos and some colour plates. ISBN: 9780752450261. Minimal rubbing to corners. Textblock is slightly grubby.
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THE GERMAN PACIFIC LOCOMOTIVE: ITS DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
Written by David Maidment.
Stock no. 1818048
Published by Pen & Sword Transport. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The design, construction and operation of the full range of pacifics that ran in both parts of Germany, and the large numbers of these locomotives that have been preserved. Oblong format. Green cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour photos. 400 pages. ISBN: 9781473852495.
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CUIRASSIERS AND HEAVY CAVALRY: DRESS UNIFORMS OF THE GERMAN IMPERIAL CAVALRY 1900-1914
Written by D.S.V. Fosten.
Stock no. 1817942
Published by Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated guide to the Dress uniforms of the heavy cavalry regiments of the Imperial German Army with scores of fine drawings illustrating in detail the many and complex items of wear used by these troops. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations and a few colour illustrations. ISBN: 0855241306. Corners bumped. Contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned and a little grubby.
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THE BRANDENBURGER COMMANDOS: GERMANY'S ELITE WARRIOR SPIES IN WORLD WAR II
Written by Franz Kurowski.
Stock no. 1817880
Published by Stackpole Books. Circa 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Stackpole Military History Series. Green pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780811732505. Second printing.
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THE PRINT IN GERMANY 1880-1933 THE AGE OF EXPRESSIONISM
Written by Frances Carey; Anthony Griffiths.
Stock no. 2130136
Published by British Museum Publications. 1ST 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0714116211. Light wear to cover edges.
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HUNT THE ALTMARK
Written by Richard Wiggan.
Stock no. 1817165
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Separating the truth from the myth of this headline-making event of the early days of the Second World War. Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0709197373. SIGNED in ink to front endpaper by a prisoner of 4 months on the Altmark. Faint odour present. Blue dustwrapper is unevenly faded, browned to rear panel and a faint damp stain to lower spine edge.
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REAPING THE WHIRLWIND
Written by Nigel Cawthorne.
Stock no. 2128903
Published by David & Charles. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780715322826.
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JUTLAND TO JUNKYARD
Written by S.C. George.
Stock no. 2128715
Published by Birlinn Limited. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

The raising of the scuttled German High Seas Fleet from Scapa Flow - the greatest salvage operation of all time. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781843410102.
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THE EASTER BUNNIES
Written by Roman Gastager; Wendy Von Well.
Stock no. 2127862
Published by Trafford Publishing. Circa 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. Long-distance Reconnaissance by the German Luftwaffe over Poland, France and the Atlantic 1938 - 1945. B/w photos. ISBN: 1412095247. 2nd printing. Some creasing to cover edges.
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THE CAPTIVE LUFTWAFFE
Written by Kenneth S. West.
Stock no. 2127256
Published by Putnam. 1st 1978. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The book records the German aircraft which came into British hands in the second world war. B/w photos. ISBN: 0370300203. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and pale browning.
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