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THE COOLIE GENERALS
Written by Mark Felton.
Stock no. 2132650
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Britain's Far Eastern Military Leaders In Japanese Captivity. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844157679. Name in ink to front endpaper. Remains of an old sticker to front panel.

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PRISONER OF THE RISING SUN
Written by Stanley Wort.
Stock no. 2132645
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. When the author joined the Royal Navy in 1940, he could never have imagined the nightmare experiences that lay ahead of him. ISBN: 9781848840034. Couple of tiny knocks along edges of covers.

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SAKHALIN A HISTORY
Written by John J. Stephan.
Stock no. 2132515
Published by Clarendon Press. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Sakhalin has for centuries served as a natural bridge between the continent of Asia and the Japanese archipelago. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps. ISBN: 0198215509. Bumping to spine. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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KAMIKAZE THE SACRED WARRIORS 1944-45
Written by Denis Warner; Peggy Warner; Sadao Seno.
Stock no. 2132514
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0195544269. Browning to covers.

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STALIN'S SPY
Written by Robert Whymant.
Stock no. 2132443
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Richard Sorge and the Tokyo Espionage Ring. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 368 pages includes index. ISBN: 1860640443.

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CHINA'S WAR WITH JAPAN 1937-1945 THE STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL
Written by Rana Mitter.
Stock no. 2132352
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. 458 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781846140105. Lower spine of book and wrapper slightly bumped else a fine copy.

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JAPANESE ARMY AIR FORCE CAMOUFLAGE AND MARKINGS WORLD WAR II
Written by Donald W. Thorpe. Illustrated by Donald W. Thorpe.
Stock no. 1819005
Published by Aero Publishers. 1st 1968. Very good condition.

A complete history of the evolution of camouflage, Kill markings, individual markings and many more. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles. Cardcovers rebound as hardback. Ex-lib with usual markings (Imperial War Museum). Text block browned. Original card covers bound in.

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JAPANESE NAVAL AIR FORCE CAMOUFLAGE AND MARKINGS WORLD WAR II
Written by Donald W. Thorpe. Illustrated by Donald W. Thorpe.
Stock no. 1818972
Published by Aero Publishers. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Comprehensive text covering all naval markings, from the propeller hub to rudder trim tabs. Naval markings, their origin and application. Complete history of the evolution of naval air camouflage, including factory and field application of colours. White pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. B/w & colour illustrations. 192 pages. ISBN: 0816865876. Spine browned and covers just a little grubby. Contents clean.

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IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY AND NAVY UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT
Written by Tadao Nakata.
Stock no. 1818046
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt titles. Colour photos and illustrations. Text in Japanese. Includes a short English summary loosely inserted with the book. Red pictorial dustwrapper is price-cut and worn at corners.

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THE LITTLE JAPANESE GIRL
Written by Mary Hazelton Wade. Illustrated by L.J. Bridgman.
Stock no. 2130345
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. 1st 1903. Very good condition.

Dark yellow cloth. Pictorial front cover. 6 plates. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and some foxing to pages.

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PASSAGE TO DESTINY
Written by Brian James Crabb.
Stock no. 2130289
Published by Paul Watkins. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Sinking of the S.S. Khedive Ismail In the Sea War Against Japan. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1900289105. SIGNED by author to title page. Light bumping to spine. A few small indentation marks to covers.

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HIROSHIGE PRINTS AND DRAWINGS
Written by Matthi Forrer; Suzuki Juzo; et al. Illustrated by Hiroshige.
Stock no. 2130138
Published by Royal Academy of Arts. 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Published on the occasion of the exhibition 'Hiroshige' Royal Academy of Arts, London, 3rd July - 28 September 1997. Colour illustrations. Essays by Juzo and Smith. Light creasing to corners. Some marks to outer page edges.

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