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BLOODY SHAMBLES VOLUME TWO THE DEFENCE OF SUMATRA TO THE FALL OF BURMA
Written by Christopher Shores; Brian Cull; Yasuho Izawa.
Stock no. 1817886
Published by Grub Street. 1996. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The first comprehensive account of air operations over south-east Asia December 1941-April 1942 ISBN: 0948817674. Reprint. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.
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ARMS AND ARMOUR OF THE CRUSADING ERA, 1050-1350: ISLAM, EASTERN EUROPE AND ASIA
Written by David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1817869
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive account of weapons and equipment in the Middle Ages. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1853673692. Text block a little grubby and with minor foxing to top edge. Green dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.
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THE PENGUIN ATLAS OF BRITISH & IRISH HISTORY
Written by Barry Cunliffe; Robert Bartlett; et al.
Stock no. 1817863
Published by Penguin. 2001. Nearly fine condition.

From Earliest Times to the Present Day. Black pictorial cardwraps. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0140295186.
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CRUSADER WARFARE VOLUME II: MUSLIMS, MONGOLS AND THE STRUGGLE AGAINST THE CRUSADES 1050-1300 AD
Written by David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1817851
Published by Hambledon Continuum. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

This second volume of Crusader Warfare focuses on those non-Christian cultures that were most directly involved in the crusades. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781847251466.
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FIREARMS PAST AND PRESENT (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Jaroslav Lugs.
Stock no. 1817824
Published by Grenville Publishing Company Limited. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition.

A Complete Review of Firearm Systems and Their Histories. Two volumes with red cloth and gilt titles. Volume 2 shows the photos/illustrations in b/w. Water stain to cloth of front board at lower spine edge of volume 1 and couple of small splash marks to top edge of volume 2. Foxing to top edge of text block.
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NAPOLEON AND THE WORLD WAR OF 1813: LESSONS IN COALITION WARFIGHTING
Written by J.P. Riley.
Stock no. 1817814
Published by Frank Cass. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

What conditions bring coalitions together, and what tend to pull them apart? What are the peculiar difficulties - both political and military - which distinguish them from the wars of the nations or established alliances?... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plans and photos. ISBN: 0714648930. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and slightly grubby.
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CRUSADER WARFARE VOLUME I: BYZANTIUM, EUROPE AND THE STRUGGLE FOR THE HOLY LAND 1050-1300 AD
Written by David Nicolle.
Stock no. 1817800
Published by Hambledon Continuum. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A look at Christian and in a few cases 'pagan' armies whose actions and existence had a bearing upon the military, political and economical relations between Christendom and Islam within the Mediterranean world. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781847250308. Light bumping to lower edges of boards and in corresponding area of dustwrapper.
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ARMS AND ARMOUR OF THE CRUSADING ERA, 1050-1350: ISLAM, EASTERN EUROPE AND ASIA
Written by David Nicolle.
Stock no. 2131470
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive account of weapons and equipment in the Middle Ages. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1853673692. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few score marks; closed tear to one corner.
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PERSONAL DISTINCTIONS 350 YEARS OF ROYAL MARINES UNIFORMS AND INSIGNIA
Written by John Rawlinson.
Stock no. 2131388
Published by Royal Marines Historical Society. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Royal Marines Historical Society Special Publication No. 41. A comprehensive catalogue of uniforms and insignia worn by Marines and Royal Marines since 1664 to the present day. Over 1000 high quality photographs and clear descriptions. ISBN: 9781908123091. Light wear to corners. Contents are excellent!
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WINGS OVER KABUL THE FIRST AIRLIFT
Written by Anne Baker; et al.
Stock no. 2131375
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718301846. Small fade patch to base of spine. Wrapper is faded to spine with couple of closed tears; repaired with tape.
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THE TRUCE
Written by Primo Levi. Illustrated by Jane Joseph.
Stock no. 2131301
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A Survivor's Journey Home from Auschwitz. Translated by Stuart Woolf, Introduction by David Mendel. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine, silver design. Pale blue endpapers. B/w etchings. Small knock to top of spine. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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PRECIOUS CARGO FIFTY YEARS OF HOTEL BOATS
Written by Robin Smithett.
Stock no. 2131148
Published by Waterways World. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1870002997. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owners on bottom of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some foxing/spotting to title page. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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