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KGB STATE WITHIN A STATE
Written by Yevgenia Albats; Catherine A. Fitzpatrick.
Stock no. 1319665
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1995. Good condition.

The secret police and its hold on Russia's past, present and future. Cardwraps. 401 pages. ISBN: 1850439958. Covers worn, spine faded. Textblock a little grubby from fingering, some page corner tips slightly creased.

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SPEEDBIRD: THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF B.O.A.C.
Written by Robin Higham.
Stock no. 2134094
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2013. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. Between 1939 and 1946 BOAC (The British Overseas Airways Corporation) was the nationalised airline of Great Britain - and between 1946 and 1974 as such it exclusively operated all long-haul British flights. A unique comprehensive study of BOAC. ISBN: 9781780764627.

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BEYOND THE MOTHER COUNTRY: WEST INDIANS AND THE NOTTING HILL WHITE RIOTS
Written by Edward Pilkington.
Stock no. 2134064
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. This book examines an important missing chapter in the history of post-war Britain. ISBN: 1850431132. Page browning. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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GREECE, THE DECADE OF WAR: OCCUPATION, RESISTANCE AND CIVIL WAR
Written by David Brewer.
Stock no. 1819914
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author surveys a tumultuous decade in Greece's modern history, providing a detailed military and political history. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781780768540. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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ENDGAME: BRITAIN, RUSSIA AND THE FINAL STRUGGLE FOR CENTRAL ASIA
Written by Jennifer Siegel.
Stock no. 2132353
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Describing the period before and after 1907 when the tension and hostility of the titanic Anglo-Russian superpower conflict was concluded. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 273 pages includes index. ISBN: 1850433712. Rear of wrapper lightly scuffed.

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VISIONS OF MUGHAL INDIA: AN ANTHOLOGY OF EUROPEAN TRAVEL WRITING
Written by Michael H. Fisher.
Stock no. 1818896
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Mughal Empire created one of the richest and most colourful of all historical periods. A few of the Europeans who began crisscrossing the roads of Mughal India wrote, in the forms of diaries, letters and travelogues, about the people and lands they encountered. This illuminating and carefully chosen anthology contains a collection of among the best writings by European travellers as they journeyed the length and breadth of the Empire over a 200-year period (1471-1671). Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781845113544.

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LONDON WAS OURS: DIARIES AND MEMOIRS OF THE LONDON BLITZ
Written by Amy Helen Bell.
Stock no. 1818889
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Analyzing over two hundred letters, diaries and memoirs written by those citizens who endured the Blitz, restoring forgotten voices of ordinary individuals to the collective memory of the Blitz and the Second World War. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 9781845115920. A few minor marks to vertical edge of text block. Green pictorial dustwrapper has the remains of a label to rear panel.

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REACHING FOR THE STARS
Written by Mark Connelly.
Stock no. 1605006
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new history of Bomber Command in World War II. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860645917. Boards dusty, spine and top edge of front board bumped. Wrapper edge rubbed.

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BAD DAYS IN BASRA MY TURBULENT TIME AS BRITAIN'S MAN IN SOUTHERN IRAQ
Written by Hilary Synnott.
Stock no. 2111160
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of Synnott's time as Britain's most senior representative in Southern Iraq, trying to keep the region together as the rest of the country descended into murderous violence. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781845117061. Reprint. A few small marks to covers. Bumping to base of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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REACHING FOR THE STARS
Written by Mark Connelly.
Stock no. 1604957
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new history of Bomber Command in World War II. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860645917. Spine and corners rubbed. Wrapper edge creased.

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