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ACE OF ACES M ST J PATTLE: TOP SCORING ALLIED FIGHTER PILOT OF WORLD WAR II
Written by E.C.R Baker.
Stock no. 1818431
Published by Crecy. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 094755436X. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel with a few closed tears to top edge.
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CELTIC WARRIORS 400BC - 1600AD
Written by Tim Newark. Illustrated by Angus McBride.
Stock no. 1818411
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1986. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The heroic story of two thousand years of Celtic warfare from four centuries before Christ to the 16th Century. Colour illlustrations. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0713716908.
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B.R.77 MACHINERY HANDBOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818398
Published by HMSO. 1941. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. Red title to front cover. B/w diagrams. A book issued to stokers and others on board naval ships. A few marks to boards. A few foxspots mainly to endpapers.
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CENTENARY HISTORY OF THE ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS 1898-1998
Written by John S.G. Blair.
Stock no. 1818385
Published by Scottish Academic Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Royal Army Medical Corps throughout its first century as a Corps of the British Army. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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BETWEEN GENIUS AND GENOCIDE: THE TRAGEDY OF FRITZ HABER, FATHER OF CHEMICAL WARFARE
Written by Daniel Charles.
Stock no. 1818384
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The first man to fix nitrogen from the air, which led to mass production of agricultural fertilisers; winner of the Nobel Prize; the creator of chemical warfare; a German patriot destroyed by the Nazis... Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0224064444.
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MYSTERY SHIPS (TRAPPING THE "U" BOAT)
Written by Alfred Noyes.
Stock no. 1818383
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth boards, black titles. 181 pages. Cloth spine split along front edges and also to lower half of title to spine. Boards a little marked and stained. Front joint split at bottom but still tight. A few marks to contents.
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THE MODEL OCCUPATION: THE CHANNEL ISLANDS UNDER GERMAN RULE 1940-1945
Written by Madeleine Bunting.
Stock no. 1818380
Published by Harper Collins. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002552426. 3rd printing.
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TORPEDOES AND TORPEDO-VESSELS
Written by G.E. Armstrong. Illustrated by Chevalier De Martino.
Stock no. 1818379
Published by George Bell & Sons. 2nd 1901. Good condition.

A Royal Navy Handbook. Second Edition, revised. Giving the reader an elementary knowledge of the most modern development of naval warfare, namely, the science of torpedoes. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. xvi and 306 pages including index. Spine heavily mottled and mottling also to sides. '10/6' written in blue ink to front pastedown. Front joint starting to crack. Spine cocked. One or two hinges pulled. Endpapers browned.
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SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS: THE MARTIAL SPIRIT IN AMERICA 1775-1865
Written by Marcus Cunliffe.
Stock no. 1818378
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering the period from the Revolution to the Civil War. Red cloth boards, black title block with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 499 pages including index. ISBN: 0413273202. Foxing mainly to text block. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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RIBBENTROP
Written by Michael Bloch.
Stock no. 1818376
Published by Bantam Press. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A vivid portrayal of this tragi-comic and historically neglected figure of Hitler's regime. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 528 pages including index. ISBN: 0593018966. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.
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NORWAY 1940
Written by Francois Kersaudy.
Stock no. 1818375
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1990. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

No episode in the British conduct of the Second World War is more shameful than the story here brilliantly and often excitingly told... Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 000215546X.
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THE GERMAN SUBMARINE WAR 1914-1918
Written by R.H. Gibson; Maurice Prendergast.
Stock no. 1818374
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and charts & graphs (some folding). xix and 438 pages including index. Boards stained. Spine worn. Text block browned with black mark to lower text block. Front hinge opposite title page cracked. A few grubby marks to contents. Marks to rear endpapers.
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