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THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN THE WEST
Written by Charles Messenger.
Stock no. 1802700
Published by Cassell. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of the Second World War in the western world - in Russia, Europe, the Mediterranean and Africa, by a leading historian of the War in the West. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 224 pages including index. ISBN: 0304352241. A fine copy in a pictorial wrapper lightly creased at edges.

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MONTGOMERY IN EUROPE 1943-1945 SUCCESS OR FAILURE?
Written by Richard Lamb.
Stock no. 1802658
Published by Buchan & Enright. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative verdict on Montgomery's performance as Britain's leading commander in the vital European campaigns. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0907675042. Page browning to contents else contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is just lightly edge-creased.

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COMMANDOS CHURCHILL'S 'HAND OF STEEL'
Written by Simon Dunstan.
Stock no. 1802654
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Spearhead series. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w and colour illustrations & photos. 96 pages including index. ISBN: 0711029776. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents fine.

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BEFORE THE STORM
Written by Robert Jackson.
Stock no. 1802578
Published by Arthur Barker Limited. 1972. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Story of Royal Air Force Bomber Command 1939-42. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge red. 264 pages including index. ISBN: 0213994097. Slight mottling to spine else a fine copy in a pictorial wrapper which is slightly scuffed.

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THE ARMIES OF GEORGE S. PATTON
Written by George Forty.
Stock no. 1802569
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Showing how Patton not only understood how to manage an army but also how to mould it to his campaign needs and maximise its efficiency at every turn. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 268 pages including index. ISBN: 1854092952. A nice, clean copy in a dustwrapper which is lightly rubbed at corners.

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JUNGLE WARFARE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1802546
Published by Australian War Memorial. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition.

With the Australian Army in the South-West Pacific during World War II. Stories, verse and drawings by members of the Australian Army. Large format. Brown cloth boards with white titles. B/w & two-tone illustrations and colour plates. 208 pages. Corners bumped, edges rubbed. A few grubby marks to boards. Some foxing and margin marks present to contents. A couple of plates have a small closed tear to bottom margin. Otherwise, contents generally clean.

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LADY'S MEN
Written by Mario Martinez.
Stock no. 1802101
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Story of World War II's Mystery Bomber and her Crew. A Haunting Story of the Second World War. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ix and 196 pages. ISBN: 0850523788. Corners lightly bumped else a fine copy in a pictorial wrapper in almost fine condition.

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THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN
Written by Frayn-Turner.
Stock no. 1801628
Published by Airlife. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the most crucial conflicts in British history written by an authority on aviation and the Royal Air Force, giving a graphic day-by-day account of the classic battle, both in the air and on the ground. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 176 pages including index. ISBN: 1853109940. Base of spine slightly bumped else a very nice copy in a pictorial wrapper which is slightly creased at edges.

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BOMBER CREW TAKING ON THE REICH
Written by John Sweetman.
Stock no. 1801622
Published by Little, Brown. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The experiences of RAF aircrew in action, the complexities of their wartime relationships and the impact of their part in the war on the loved ones they left behind. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. viii and 280 pages including index. ISBN: 0316727717. A very nice, clean copy in a very presentable dustwrapper.

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ROMMEL & PATTON
Written by Richard Rohmer.
Stock no. 1801613
Published by Irwin Publishing. Circa 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A novel. 'An intriguing and entirely believable theory of how World War II might have ended.'Closely based on the Battle of Normandy in 1944. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0772516235. Minor foxing to top edge of text block else contents clean. Black dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and scuffed to rear panel.

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D-DAY THE FIRST 24 HOURS
Written by Will Fowler.
Stock no. 1801608
Published by Spellmount Ltd.. 2004. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

First-hand accounts from both sides, vivid photographs, detailed fact boxes and specially commissioned maps of the landing areas and combat zones. A comprehensive examination of the first 24 hours of the liberation of Europe. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 186227214X. A very nice copy, slightly bumped at tail of spine, in a pictorial wrapper which is slightly edge-creased and has a tiny closed tear to top rear spine edge.

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GET ROMMEL: THE SECRET BRITISH MISSION TO KILL HITLER'S GREATEST GENERAL
Written by Michael Asher.
Stock no. 1801595
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The truth behind the brave but impractical plan to send a commando team deep into the desert to assassinate General Rommel. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Red endpapers. B/w plates. 303 pages including index. ISBN: 029784685X. A nice, clean copy in a pictorial wrapper which is lightly scuffed.

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