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THE HISTORY OF ORNITHOLOGY
Written by Valerie Chansigaud.
Stock no. 1815383
Published by New Holland. 1st 2009. Fine condition.

Takes a clear chronological approach, which is enriched with thought-provoking discussion of the subject. Matt pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. 239 pages. ISBN: 9781847734334. Some very slight crinkling to top margins.

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TALES OF TORFAEN
Written by W.G. Lloyd.
Stock no. 1815370
Published by Hackman Printers Ltd.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952054353.

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THE HISTORY OF BARGOED AND GILFACH IN PHOTOGRAPHS: VOLUME 2
Written by Paul James.
Stock no. 1815368
Published by Old Bakehouse Publications. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1874538077. Pictorial dustwrapper is creased.

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UNITY IN DIVERSITY: THE SHORT LIFE OF THE UNITED OXFORD HOSPITALS
Written by E.J.R. Burrough.
Stock no. 1815366
Published by E.J.R. Burrough. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of a famous group of hospitals. A narrative of some achievements, some reverses and some memorable characters. A family story which treats the life of a hospital upstairs and downstairs and in the corridors in between. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 095050081X. Spine slightly cocked. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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1815 THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN WELLINGTON, HIS GERMAN ALLIES AND THE BATTLES OF LIGNY AND QUATRE BRAS
Written by Peter Hofschroer.
Stock no. 1815355
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A history of the Waterloo campaign based on new research. Controversial conclusions about Wellington's actions. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1853673048.

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CARDIFF YESTERDAY No. 13
Written by Stewart Williams.
Stock no. 1609931
Published by Stewart Williams. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Packed with b/w photos. ISBN: 0900807679. Wrapper spine faded.

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ANNALS OF SOUTH GLAMORGAN
Written by Marianne Robertson Spencer.
Stock no. 1609930
Published by Stewart Williams. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth, silver title. B/w illustrations. A facsimile of the 1913 edition. Wrapper is edge creased with some small tears and chips; small tape repair to verso.

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1815 THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN THE GERMAN VICTORY: FROM WATERLOO TO THE FALL OF NAPOLEON
Written by Peter Hofschroer.
Stock no. 1815349
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A history of the Waterloo campaign based on new research. Controversial conclusions about Wellington's actions. The key role played by some of the 25,000 Germans in the 'British army'. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1853673684.

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WATERLOO: ROUT AND RETREAT THE FRENCH PERSPECTIVE
Written by Andrew W. Field.
Stock no. 1815344
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Fourth Volume in Andrew Field's acclaimed four-volume account of the Waterloo campaign from the French perspective. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 348 pages including index. ISBN: 9781526701718.

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A HISTORY OF THE BRITISH CAVALRY 1816-1919 VOLUME III
Written by The Marquess Of Anglesey.
Stock no. 1815342
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

1872 to 1898. This volume covers the high noon of the British Empire, beginning with the Zulu war of 1879 and ending with Kitchener's River War nineteen years later. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0436273276.

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THE HANBURYS OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by Richard Hanbury Tenison.
Stock no. 1609925
Published by The National Library of Wales. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

383 pages. B/w photos. The story of the Hanbury family from the 13th century onwards. Some bumping to spine. Wrapper is unevenly faded, with some edge creasing.

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MUNICH 1972
Written by David Clay Large.
Stock no. 1609920
Published by Rowman & Littlefield. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tragedy, terror and triumph at the Olympic Games. A history of the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, notorious for the abduction of Israeli Olympians by Palestinian terrorists and the hostages' tragic deaths after a failed rescue mission by the German police. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780742567399.

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