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UNIFORMS AND INSIGNIA OF THE LUFTWAFFE VOLUME 2: 1940-1945
Written by Brian L. Davis.
Stock no. 1820576
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second volume of a two-part work that provides a comprehensive and authoritative study yet published of the badges, insignia, uniforms and accoutrements of Germany's air force during the era of the Third Reich. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1854091077. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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UNIFORMS AND INSIGNIA OF THE LUFTWAFFE VOLUME 1: 1933-1940
Written by Brian L. Davis.
Stock no. 1820573
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The first volume of a two-part work that provides a comprehensive and authoritative study yet published of the badges, insignia, uniforms and accoutrements of Germany's air force during the era of the Third Reich. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1854091069.

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WAFFEN-SS UNIFORMS IN COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS (EUROPA MILITARIA NO 6)
Written by Andrew Steven; Peter Amodio.
Stock no. 1820567
Published by Windrow & Greene. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

A unique reference source for the uniform collector, the modeller and the student of military dress and equipment. Pictorial cardwraps. 66 pages. ISBN: 187200461X. Minor crease to top rear cover.

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HITLER'S POPE: THE SECRET HISTORY OF PIUS XII
Written by John Cornwell.
Stock no. 2134026
Published by Penguin Books. Circa 2008. Very good condition.

This edition, with New Preface. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780143114000. Small nick to top edge of front cover; some cover edge creasing. Black mark to bottom outer page edges.

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THE RETREAT: HITLER'S FIRST DEFEAT
Written by Michael Jones.
Stock no. 2134025
Published by John Murray. Circa 2010. Very good condition.

The story of Hitler's first terrible defeat through first-hand witnesses and a powerful narrative. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780719569722. 3rd printing. Part of original price label stuck to front cover. Page edge browning.

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THE WAR HITLER WON SEPTEMBER 1939
Written by Nicholas Bethell.
Stock no. 2134020
Published by Allen Lane. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with red title block to spine, gilt title. ISBN: 0713903368. Some spotting to covers. Gold name and address label stuck to front endpaper, with ink date beneath it. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with a little loss; some fading to spine with a small white label.

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ORDER OF BATTLE: GERMAN INFANTRY IN WWII
Written by Chris Bishop.
Stock no. 1820019
Published by Amber Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Divided by campaign, the book includes colourful tree diagrams of the infantry element of every German corps from the invasion of Poland in 1939 to the fall of the Third Reich in 1945. A detailed, authoritative guide ot the organization of Germany's infantry divisions in World War II. Pictorial glazed boards. Pictorial endpapers. Colour maps. ISBN: 9781905704859. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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THE SMELL OF HUMANS
Written by Erno Szep; John Batki; Dezso Tandori.
Stock no. 2133431
Published by Central European University Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Memoir of the Holocaust in Hungary in 1944. Describing in precise detail a series of events along progressively grosser stages of infamy. Translated by Batki with an introductory essay by Tandori. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 173 pages. ISBN: 1858660149. Rear panel of wrapper scuffed.

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HITLER'S WAR AIMS
Written by Norman Rich.
Stock no. 2133428
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1973. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ideology, the Nazi State and the Course of Expansion. The spread of the Nazis is traced in detail from the annexation of Austria to Hitler's attack on Russia and declaration of war against the United States. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 352 pages includes index. ISBN: 0233964762. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Pages very lightly browned. Wrapper is slightly sunned to spine, lightly browned and rubbed at edges with small pink stain on verso.

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GERMAN STRATEGY AGAINST RUSSIA 1939-1941
Written by B.A. Leach.
Stock no. 2133426
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In this book the role of the military leaders is critically examined, and the post-war claims of the German generals that they had tried to dissuade Hitler from repeating Napoleon's error are reassessed in the light of contemporary records and war diaries. Black boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w photos and maps. 308 pages includes index. ISBN: 0198214952. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Very pale foxing to edge of textblock, contents clean. Wrapper slightly browned with scuffs on rear panel.

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HITLER'S DECISION TO INVADE RUSSIA 1941
Written by Robert Cecil.
Stock no. 2133424
Published by Davis-Poynter. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fourth volume in the series The Politics and Strategy of the Second World War. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages includes index. ISBN: 0706701828. Spine slightly bumped. Pictorial wrapper has a couple of small edge creases.

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THE BRITISH CHANNEL ISLANDS UNDER GERMAN OCCUPATION 1940-1945
Written by Paul Sanders.
Stock no. 2133421
Published by Jersey Heritage Trust And Societe Jersaise. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

This history gives the social and economic nature of the occupation equal weight to the military aspects as well as detailing the fate of the slave and forced workers brought to the islands by the German occupiers. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 284 pages includes index. ISBN: 0953885836. Spine and top corner of book slightly bumped with small bump to top edge of front cover. Wrapper slightly creased at top edge.

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