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THE BATTLE OF HELIGOLAND BIGHT 1939: THE ROYAL AIR FORCE AND THE LUFTWAFFE'S BAPTISM OF FIRE
Written by Robin Holmes.
Stock no. 1817739
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the first British bombing raid of the Second World War, of why Bomber Command flew by night and of the Wellington Mk.1A are all closely linked together. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, maps & diagrams. ISBN: 9781906502560. Barcode label to rear panel of dustwrapper.
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CLASSICAL SPIES: AMERICAN ARCHAEOLOGISTS WITH THE OSS IN WORLD WAR II GREECE
Written by Susan Heuck Allen.
Stock no. 1817737
Published by University Of Michigan Press. 2013. Fine condition.

Red pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9780472035397. Third printing.
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LADY DEATH THE MEMOIRS OF STALIN'S SNIPER
Written by Lyudmila Pavlichenko.
Stock no. 2131029
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2018. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781784382704. Damp mark and bump to base of spine. Contents are still excellent.
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SAVING ITALY THE RACE TO RESCUE A NATION'S TREASURES FROM THE NAZIS
Written by Robert M. Edsel.
Stock no. 2131027
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. 1st USA 2013. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black spine with red titles. Red covers. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780393082418.
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OSTFRONT 1944: THE GERMAN DEFENSIVE BATTLES ON THE RUSSIAN FRONT
Written by Alex Buchner; David Johnston.
Stock no. 1817658
Published by Schiffer Military History. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The war on the Eastern front in the second world war. B/w photos. Translated from German by Johnston. In 1944, when the entire Russo-German front was "ablaze" under continual Soviet attacks, wrong estimations by the highest German command led to critical decisions with grave consequences. ISBN: 0887402828.
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ARDENNES 1944: HITLER'S LAST GAMBLE
Written by Antony Beevor.
Stock no. 2130902
Published by Viking. 1st 2015. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780670918645. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE DAM BUSTERS
Written by Paul Brickhill.
Stock no. 2130457
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Early in 1943, 617 Squadron was formed for just one special job - to smash the Moehne and Eder Dams. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis of the war-time leaders of the "Dam Busters" squadron. B/w photos. 269 pages including index. Fade mark to top edge of front cover. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and tears; some loss and browning.
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FAMOUS FIGHTERS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by William Green. Illustrated by G.W. Heumann.
Stock no. 1817511
Published by MacDonald & Co.. 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Detailed histories of the most famous fighter aircraft used by the air forces of Britain, the United States, Germany and Japan. Red cloth. Numerous b/w photos. Browning to endpapers and text block. A few light foxspots mainly to prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is fading to spine.
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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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THE FORGOTTEN TRAGEDY THE STORY OF THE SINKING OF THE HMT LANCASTRIA
Written by Brian James Crabb.
Stock no. 2130168
Published by Shaun Tyas. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1900289504. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to top and tail of spine. A few page corner creases.
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FINEST YEARS
Written by Max Hastings.
Stock no. 2130123
Published by Harper Press. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Churchill As Warlord 1940-45. Blue boards with title to spine. B/w photos. 664 pages. ISBN: 9780007263677. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.
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ASSAULT ON GERMANY THE BATTLE FOR GEILENKIRCHEN
Written by Ken Ford.
Stock no. 2129683
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0715392085. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few brown spots.
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