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HISTORY (EUROPEAN)

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LAST HOPE ISLAND
Written by Lynne Olson.
Stock no. 1609105
Published by Scribe. 1st 2017. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Britain, occupied Europe, and the brotherhood that helped turn the tide of war. 553 pages. ISBN: 9781911344063. Spine and corners bumped. Boards unevenly faded. Contents fine. Wrapper has a couple of tiny edge tears.
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THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 1609103
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Every campaign and battle which Napoleon personally conducted. xliii + 1172 pages. B/w illustrations + 73 maps specially drawn for this book and 7 maps reproduced from original engravings. ISBN: 0297748300. Light browning and foxing to textblock and endpapers. Wrapper has some minor chips and edge wear.
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THE BRITISH TOMMY IN NORTH WEST EUROPE 1944-1945 VOLUME TWO
Written by Jean Bouchery.
Stock no. 1814031
Published by Histoire & Collections. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Volume 2: Organisation, Armament and Vehicles. From D-Day to VE-Day. B/w photos and colour illustrations. ISBN: 2908182742.
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THE BRITISH TOMMY IN NORTH WEST EUROPE 1944-1945 VOLUME 1
Written by Jean Bouchery.
Stock no. 1814030
Published by Histoire & Collections. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. From D-Day to VE-Day. Volume 1: Uniforms, Insignia and Equipment. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 782908182446.
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ATLAS TO ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUROPE
Written by Alexander Keith Johnston.
Stock no. 1813985
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1st 1855. Almost very good condition.

With a Concise Vocabulary of Military and Marine Terms. Oblong format. Leather spine & corners, raised bands to spine and gilt title. Marbled paper sides. All edges red. Frontis: Military Signs and Illustrations of Modern Fortification. 108 Battle-plans & Maps. An unusual item! Spine & corners rubbed and worn with some fraying and loss of leather. Marbled sides scuffed. Joints starting to crack. Bookplate to front pastedown. Scattered foxspots to prelims and rear endpapers. Maps clean.
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SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS OF THE SEVENTEENTH AND EIGHTEENTH CENTURIES AND THEIR MAKERS
Written by Maurice Daumas.
Stock no. 1609009
Published by Portman Books. 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 361 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713407271. Spine bumped.
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RUSSIAN NEWSREEL: AN EYE-WITNESS ACCOUNT OF THE SOVIET UNION AT WAR
Written by Charlotte Haldane.
Stock no. 1813054
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author was the only British woman to visit Russia in 1941 when the Soviet system defied the whole might of the German armed forces in a series of colossal campaigns. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. B/w photos. 206 pages. Boards mottled. Light page browning. Dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small chips and browned.
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LENINGRAD
Written by Alexander Werth.
Stock no. 1812997
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The liberation of Leningrad and the full extent of the terror and grandeur of Leningrad's ordeal throughout the 29 months of the blockade and semi-blockade during the Russian war. Small format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. B/w photos. 189 pages. Light mottling to boards. Contents clean. Grey dustwrapper is edge-worn and a little grubby.
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BLITZKRIEG IN THE WEST THEN AND NOW
Written by Jean Paul Pallud.
Stock no. 1812991
Published by Battle of Britain Prints International Ltd.. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Battle of France and the defeat of one of Europe's greatest armies in 1940. Large format. B/w photos. 640 pages. ISBN: 0900913681. Pictorial dustwrapper is egdge-creased across top with a small tear to front flap edge, faded at spine.
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THEY WANTED WAR
Written by Otto D. Tolischus.
Stock no. 1812929
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story by a skilled and highly intelligent first-hand observer of how the German war machine was guilt, the story of the men who built it, and of the 100,000,000 people who were used as cogs. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 311 pages. Heavy foxing to prelims and text block. Dustwrapper is browned and worn at top of spine.
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HITLER'S NUCLEAR WEAPONS
Written by Geoffrey Brooks.
Stock no. 1812923
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Development and Attempted Deployment of Radiological Armaments by Nazi Germany. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. 212 pages. ISBN: 0850523443.
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THE PERILOUS ROAD TO ROME & BEYOND FIGHTING THROUGH NORTH AFRICA & ITALY
Written by Edward Grace.
Stock no. 2122374
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Memoirs of a Gordon Highlander. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844155606. Light bumping to corners. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.
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